Updating to PHP5.5.7.


   At Dec-12 01:43:06UTC, they released PHP5.5.7.

   According to ( ChangeLog ), it fixes some bugs against PHP 5.5.6, and especially includes the fix for CVE-2013-6420.

   I downloaded a Thread Safe version for my server (Windows7HP+SP1(x86)). It requires VC11. If you don’t have VC11 on your Windows, you must install vcredist_x__.exe before the PHP configuration.

   The php.ini-production has nothing changed.

   As the official PHP binary includes php5apache2_4.dll, I extract the zip archive and replace all PHP5.5.6 files with all PHP5.5.7 files except my php.ini. Then, I restart my Apache. That’s it.

   If you need how to configure PHP5.5, please see the post. It is for a mbstrings user, but the information gives some help for you.

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