Another challenge came. One of our application finally updated. The application development use php 5.3 + and already pass with php 5.5+ version. Time for migration schedule and the requirement is obvious : the machine able to run 2 different php (php 5.2.17 is a must and other php version is at least 5.3+). The […]

In general phpfarm is working well in case you need multiple php environment in single machine. Special case is for PHP 5.2.17 (latest version of 5.2 generation), I got this error when compile : opt/phpfarm/src/php-5.2.17/ext/dom/node.c: In function ‘zim_domnode_getNodePath’: /opt/phpfarm/src/php-5.2.17/ext/dom/node.c:2002:8: warning: pointer targets in assignment differ in signedness [-Wpointer-sign] value = xmlGetNodePath(nodep); ^ make: *** [ext/dom/node.lo] […]

As I have more machine that run FreeBSD 9 I decide to explore the installation process of PHP Framework. I want to start with Laravel as I feel this framework will be suitable with our team requirement. I already have working PHP 5.2.17 with Apache on my FreeBSD 9.2 box so I have to upgrade […]

Today I want to try to install Varnish on FreeBSD. A few scenarios  on my mind. Install varnish with nginx, lighttpd or cherokee with different port under Apache as front end. Due to lack of experience with Varnish I’ll start with Varnish using Apache first. Others will follow 🙂 Lets get started Check Apache installation […]

Deploy php script aka application to google app engine is interesting. I came from traditional ftp-ing (so 1999 hehehe), scp and cpanel. Google app engine provide 2 ways of deployment; through appcfg.py and via git. I’ll try to explore both options now. Preparation In this stage, application need to get register first to App Engine Administration […]