How to enable mcrypt for php7?

March 10, 2016 26.8k views
WordPress LAMP Stack Apache PHP Ubuntu

While while to setup ISPconfig3 the command bellow does not work for php7
sudo php5enmod mcrypt
But i've upgraded to php7 so...
How can it be adjusted for php7?
How do i add php7 in this line?
After i tried adding php7.0 there my website stopped working.

We are going to replace the top block with a single command. It should look like this when you are finished:

<IfModule mod_suphp.c>
AddType application/x-httpd-suphp .php .php3 .php4 .php5 .phtml
suPHP_AddHandler application/x-httpd-suphp

1 Answer

Hey there,

We have the following article in regards to upgrading your Droplet to PHP7. If you search the following page for "mcrypt" you should find out quite a bit of information:


Mike C
Platform Support Specialist
DigitalOcean Support
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