I need to update php to 7.0+ for nextcloud version 14.0.12. I'm running Ubuntu 16-04

nextcloud: “You are currently running PHP 5.6. The current major version of Nextcloud is the last that is supported on PHP 5.6. It is recommended to upgrade the PHP version to 7.0+ to be able to upgrade to Nextcloud 14.”


Submit an answer
You can type!ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

Accepted Answer

Hi there @kojanssen,

PHP 7 should now be standard on Ubuntu 16.04 - I would suggest running sudo apt-get install php which should install the new version of PHP for you.

Let me know how it goes! - Matt.