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Re: [alpine-devel] PHP5 EOL

From: Ferris Ellis <ferris_at_ferrisellis.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Aug 2018 09:45:31 -0400

Andy,

I’m sorry to say that I personally have no idea how to achieve this. But as someone with an InfoSec background I am nudging this thread and adding my name to the list of people on the alpine-devel mailing list who think this deserves more discussion.

Cheers,
Ferris

> On Aug 21, 2018, at 8:13 AM, Andy Postnikov <apostnikov_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Hi there!
>
> I'd like to get opinions on a way how to get rid of php5 & related packages from edge & 3.9
>
> On 31 Dec 2018 php5 goes EOL https://secure.php.net/supported-versions.php
> it means no more security updates will be available
>
> In edge there are 3 packages - php5, php5-apcu & php5-suhosin (all in community)
> Also there's 5 packages that depends on php5 - cacti-php5, phoronix-test-suite, phpldapadmin, rutorrent, zoneminder
>
> I suggest to get rid of php5 packages, fix dependent ones as first step, filed https://bugs.alpinelinux.org/issues/9291 to track changes
>
> Then makes sense to rename all php7 packages to get rid of *7* suffix.
>
> Also it makes sense to normalize package names for the rest of php extensions be splitting PECL-based and others. Filed https://bugs.alpinelinux.org/issues/9277 to track this
>
> --
> Andy Postnikov, drupal consultant
>
> dgo.to/_at_andypost
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