Akeeba Solo

#23191 PHP5.3 Warning

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PHP version
Akeeba Solo version

I have 3 sites which were backing up sucessfully using a sheduled cron job, the sites are all using php5.4 and all have:
as the first line in the .htaccess file

When the cron jobs run for these sites I am now receiving the following message by email:
X-Powered-By: PHP/5.3.28
Content-type: text/html
WARNING! Incompatible PHP version 5.3.28
This CRON script must be run using PHP version 5.4.0 or later. Your server is currently using a much older version which would cause this script to crash. As .........
The backend interface is running fine and the sites backup manually and as I know from previous experience if the sites were not running PHP5.4 the backend interface would show as a blank screen

I have not changed the cron job command, it is: (eg)
/usr/bin/php /home/sites/

Please can you help?

Akeeba Staff
Hello Margaret,

the PHP version used in the CLI could be different from the used one while "surfing" with the browser.
You have to ask your host to upgrade your PHP CLI version to 5.4

Davide Tampellini

Developer and Support Staff

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