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On October 16th 2014, the PHP group released PHP 5.5.18.

Several bugs were fixed in this release. A regression in OpenSSL introduced in PHP 5.5.17 has also been addressed in this release. PHP 5.5.18 also fixes 4 CVEs in different components. All PHP 5.5 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

PHP 5.5.18 packages are now available on Dotdeb for Debian 7.7 “Wheezy”, on both amd64 and i386 architectures.

The following modules have been packaged too :

  • apcu 4.0.7
  • gearman 0.8.3
  • geoip 1.0.8
  • imagick 3.1.2
  • memcache 3.0.8
  • memcached 2.2.0
  • mongo 1.5.7
  • pecl_http 1.7.6
  • pinba (master)
  • redis 2.2.5
  • spplus 1.1
  • ssh2 0.12
  • xcache 3.2.0
  • xdebug 2.2.5
  • xhprof 0.9.4

Please read the Changelog and the migration guide (be aware of the backward incompatible changes) before upgrading.

4 Responses to “PHP 5.5.18 for Debian Wheezy”

  1. Michael Lednev

    php5-intl using old tz info for Moscow
    IntlTimeZone Object
    (
    [valid] => 1
    [id] => Europe/Moscow
    [rawOffset] => 14400000
    [currentOffset] => 14400000
    )
    IntlTimeZone Object
    (
    [valid] => 1
    [id] => Etc/GMT-3
    [rawOffset] => 10800000
    [currentOffset] => 10800000
    )
    How do I fix that? System tz is fine
    # php -r “print date(‘O’);”
    +0300