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Jun
11
PHP Deprecated PacificHost cPanel Servers.
Posted by Sarwan Jassi on 11 June 2019 09:42 PM

Dear Customer,

Please read this email in its entirety as it pertains specifically to your account.

PHP 5.6 became the end of life on December 31, 2018. As of this month, security patches and updates are no longer available for PHP 5.6.

PHP 7 is faster, more secure, and uses fewer server resources than previous versions. There are also new features. More information describing the features can be found at https://blog.appdynamics.com/engineering/everything-you-need-to-know-about-php-7/. There will be features that are deprecated from PHP 5.6 to PHP 7.2. We suggest that you update the PHP code used on your account immediately. There is a chance that you will find that changes are required for your code. Customers that use a CMS (such as WordPress or Drupal) will need to check that their existing plugins are compatible with PHP 7.

Switching the PHP version your applications are running from can be done through your control panel. Within cPanel, choose MultiPHP Manager from the Software section. Next, check the box of the site you wish to update, then to the right (above the list of sites), select PHP 7.2 from the dropdown menu and click the blue Apply button.

As this has been a planned updated, we are now beginning the process of removing PHP 5.6 from our servers. The default version of PHP will be 7.2. Due to the security risks involved, we will not have any servers offering PHP 5.6 after July 2019, nor will we be able to grant any extensions.

Thank you for your understanding,
PacificHost System Administration Team


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Nov
21
tessa.cogwire.net planned move (update)
Posted by Sarwan Jassi on 21 November 2018 10:04 PM

Dear Customer,

tessa.cogwire.net has finished first data mirroring and will be switched to the new server for operating system version upgrade on 27th November 2018 around 1 AM Pacific time. There will be one more data synchronisation process issued before the switch to move over the latest changes from the original server.

Please note that you may check the current status for this server at any time from the 'Announcements' section of https://clients.pacifichost.com

Thank you for your patience and we apologize for any inconvenience in the interim. If you have any issues with your site, or need assistance, please contact support@pacifichost.com.


Sincerely,
Pacifichost System Administrator Team


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Nov
21
forge.pacifichost.com planned move (update)
Posted by Sarwan Jassi on 21 November 2018 10:03 PM

Dear Customer,

forge.pacifichost.com has finished first data mirroring and will be switched to the new server for operating system version upgrade on 26th November 2018 around 1 AM Pacific time. There will be one more data synchronisation process issued before the switch to move over the latest changes from the original server.

Please note that you may check the current status for this server at any time from the 'Announcements' section of https://clients.pacifichost.com

Thank you for your patience and we apologize for any inconvenience in the interim. If you have any issues with your site, or need assistance, please contact support@pacifichost.com.


Sincerely,
Pacifichost System Administrator Team


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Nov
19
tessa.cogwire.net: migration postponed
Posted by Sarwan Jassi on 19 November 2018 05:01 AM

Due to issues with the new server, we are postponing the switch of tessa.cogwire.net till further notice. The date will be announced 24 hrs prior to the switch. The original server is running as expected.


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Nov
15
xavier.cogwire.net planned move (update)
Posted by Sarwan Jassi on 15 November 2018 11:18 PM

Dear Customer,

xavier.cogwire.net has finished first data mirroring and will be switched to the new server for operating system version upgrade on 22nd November 2018 around 2 AM Pacific time. There will be one more data synchronisation process issued before the switch to move over the latest changes from the original server.

Please note that you may check the current status for this server at any time from the 'Announcements' section of https://clients.pacifichost.com

Thank you for your patience and we apologize for any inconvenience in the interim. If you have any issues with your site, or need assistance, please contact support@pacifichost.com.


Sincerely,
Pacifichost System Administrator Team


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Nov
15
wolverine.pacifichost.com planned move (update)
Posted by Sarwan Jassi on 15 November 2018 11:16 PM

Dear Customer,

wolverine.pacifichost.com has finished first data mirroring and will be switched to the new server for operating system version upgrade on 21st November 2018 around 2 AM Pacific time. There will be one more data synchronisation process issued before the switch to move over the latest changes from the original server.

Please note that you may check the current status for this server at any time from the 'Announcements' section of https://clients.pacifichost.com

Thank you for your patience and we apologize for any inconvenience in the interim. If you have any issues with your site, or need assistance, please contact support@pacifichost.com.


Sincerely,
Pacifichost System Administrator Team


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