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Magento 2.0 Required PHP Extenstions

This tutorial will take you through the steps on how to check what PHP extensions are installed on your server to meet PHP extension requirements for Magento 2.0. First you will need to login to putty; it does not matter if you login as a root user or not. After you have logged in type “php -m” and hit the enter key. A list of PHP modules (extensions) that are installed on your server will appear. Compare the list to Magento’s 2.0 Required PHP Extensions list. In my case scenario we are missing the extension mhash but come to find out that mhash is obsoleted by hash. So hash has replaced mhash which means we have all of the required PHP extensions for Magento 2.0. Required PHP extensions:  bc-math (enterprise edition only)  curl  gd, ImageMagick 6.3.7 (or later) or both  ...

Upgrade PHP For Magento 2.0 Installation

Magento 2.0 Community Edition (CE) Prerequisites: Apache version: 2.2 or 2.4 PHP verson: 5.5.22 or later (7.0.2–7.0.4 supported by Magento version 2.0.1 and later only) PHP Extensions: curl, gd OR ImageMagick 6.3.7 (or later), intl, mbstring, mcrypt, mhash, opcache (not required; highly recommended), openssl, PDO/MySQL, SimpleXML, soap, xml, xsl, zip, json (PHP 7 only), iconv (PHP 7 only) Prerequisite Check:  Apache version: 2.2.24  PHP version: 5.3.27 Hosting: Inmotion Hosting VPS Server Magento Software: 1.8.1.0 In this case scenario we have PHP version 5.3.27 installed so we will need to upgrade our VPS server’s version of PHP using EasyApache to PHP version 5.5.22 or later. We located InMotion Hosting’s Upgrade PHP using EasyApache support center article to assist us. We ha...