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How can I downgrade from PHP 7 to PHP 5.6 on Ubuntu 16.04? [duplicate]

I am trying to revert my PHP version to 5.6 from 7 and though I removed PHP 7 and then installed PHP 5.6 I still seem to be running version 7. Is there a simple method for moving through PHP versions ...
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Downgrade PHP Version from 5.5 to 5.4 on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

First time I've ever needed to ask a question here that I don't think has already been answered. I've recently been working on transferring over a vBulletin site I run to a new server. Thinking that ...
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Easiest way to upgrade php to latest version? [duplicate]

I'm seeing info on how to upgrade from a specific version to another, and that is what I want to do (currently 3.3.6), but is there a simple command to do this? I'm a complete ubuntu/linux noob so I ...
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How to install PHP 5.6.8 on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu and I'm quite new to this OS. I Googled it but I did not find a satisfactory answer.
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Update to PHP 5.4.7 [duplicate]

I am currently running PHP 5.4.6-1ubuntu1.1 (cli) (built: Nov 15 2012 01:18:34) on xubuntu . I would like to update to latest version or >= 5.4.7. Is there another way to do instead of making it from ...
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Downgrade from PHP 5.6 to 5.5 [duplicate]

I need to downgrade my PHP from 5.6 to 5.5 Here is what I've done so far sudo aptitude purge `dpkg -l | grep php| awk '{print $2}' |tr "\n" " "` Then sudo apt-get install ...
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2answers
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How to install the latest versions of LAMP componanents [duplicate]

I want to develop web applications with PHP, for that reason I need to install a LAMP system, I heard that it's good idea to use latest versions of PHP, MySQL and Apache ... so if it's possible please ...
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PHP5 Ubuntu not updated? [duplicate]

I just installed php5 on my newly setup Ubuntu Server 12.04. However, I noticed why does the PHP version is kind of too low? As compared to the official PHP.net website, the recent version is at PHP ...
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1answer
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Easiest way to update Apache, MySQL & PHP on VPS [duplicate]

I purchased a new VPS from bluehost they provided me old version of PHP that's not supporting my website and Its been 1 Week bluehost technical support team refused to do that they are making excuses. ...
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0answers
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Installing PHP 5.4 instead of 5.5 on Ubuntu Server 14.04 [duplicate]

Any one please suggest commands to install PHP 5.4 instead of PHP 5.5 that comes default with Ubuntu server 14.04 For some compatibility issues i want to install PHP 5.4 not 5.5. I have a fresh ...
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0answers
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How to install the newest PHP 5.6.15 for apache2 [duplicate]

I am trying to move my development enviroment from windows to Linux but I am not very good at Linux. It would be nice to get some help from you guys. In my sudo apt-get install php... in my ...
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What are PPAs and how do I use them?

I keep reading about Personal Package Archives ('PPAs') and people answer questions with a link to a PPA. What's the best way to use these? There are multiple valid answers for this question ...
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Are PPA's safe to add to my system and what are some “red flags” to watch out for?

I see a lot of interesting programs out there that can only be obtained by adding a "PPA" to the system but, if I'm understanding correctly, we should stay within the official "repositories" for ...
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2answers
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How do I install PHP-FPM 5.4 on 12.04?

I would like to install PHP 5.4 with FPM on a 12.04 virtual machine. The popular PPA solution for installing PHP 5.4 doesn't seem to include the php5-fpm package. What's the best way to install this ...
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2answers
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Can't install php5 on Ubuntu 16.04

so I've recently installed my first Ubuntu, to be precise, a daily build of 16.04, on my new laptop since the hardware was to new for 15.10. Now I'm in the process of setting it up and I want to ...

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