I can see various solutions available for php5.6, but is it possible to get php-fpm 5.6 for Xenial?

Or do I have to manually download and build the package?

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Once you've added the additional repository

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php

run

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install php5.6-fpm

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