How to Check the Version of EasyApache Running

Servers running cPanel come with their custom software, EasyApache, which controls the PHP and Apache configurations. If you need to change PHP settings and you are running EasyApache 3 (EA3), you may directly modify the php.ini file to change them. However, if you are running EasyApache 4 (EA4), direct changes to the php.ini file are Read More >

How to Remove a Custom EasyApache 4 Profile

cPanel includes a few default EasyApache 4 profiles that allow you to easily provision one listed under Available Profiles in WHM. Alternatively, you can customize your own configuration and save a custom profile to include in WHM’s list of Available Profiles. If you no longer wish to keep your custom profile, you can delete the Read More >

Installing suPHP with mod_suphp using EasyApache 4

In This Tutorial: Install suPHP Change PHP Handler Confirm Changes suPHP is one of a few PHP Handlers availble to choose from. suPHP runs as a CGI module and its major benefits are stronger security and easy permissions management. In this guide, you will learn how to install suPHP with mod_suphp using EasyApache 4. NOTE: Read More >

How to Save a Custom EasyApache 4 Profile

In This Tutorial: Convert Save Upload Using EasyApache 4 (EA4), you can easily manipulate the configuration for PHP and Apache by installing various modules and extensions that may be required for your website. EA4 comes with a few default configurations called Profiles. These profiles are custom configuration templates that include specific PHP and Apache modules Read More >

Installing DSO with mod_ruid2 using EasyApache 4

In This Tutorial: Install DSO/mod_ruid2 Confirm DSO Available Set DSO Handler Dynamic Shared Object (DSO) is an Apache module that is used to handle PHP scripts. It is one of a few PHP Handlers available to choose from. Its major benefits are speed and the ability to use OpCode caching. When implemented with the Apache Read More >

How to Revert an EasyApache Migration

EasyApache 4 is the most current version available with cPanel. If you ran the EasyApache 3 (EA3) to EasyApache 4 (EA4) migration and it caused issues with your site, you can revert the EasyApache conversion. Below, are the steps for how to revert an EasyApache migration after you have completed a conversion from EA3 to Read More >

How to Install a PHP Extension Using EasyApache 4

EasyApache 4 (EA4) makes managing PHP Extensions very simple. If you are currently using EasyApache 3 (EA3), you should upgrade to EasyApache 4. In this guide, you will learn the steps to install the fileinfo PHP extension using EasyApache 4 from your Web Host Manager (WHM) and Command Line Interface (CLI). NOTE: A VPS or Read More >

How to Update EasyApache 3 to EasyApache 4

In This Tutorial: Pre-Requisites CLI Install WHM Install Advanced Troubleshooting EasyApache (EA) is the software, included with a cPanel installation, that installs, configures, and updates server components like PHP versions and Apache modules. cPanel has recently announced the deprecation of EasyApache 3 (EA3) and that the last version of cPanel to support EA3 is version Read More >

Install the mbstring PHP Extension with EasyApache 3

When configuring a website to work with different languages on a Linux server, the mbstring extension will need to be installed on the server for the website functionality to work. The mbstring extension is what php uses to parse different language encoding’s. This article will explain how to install the mbstring extension through shell. NOTE: Read More >