How to Update Ubuntu Server?

You can update server web stack this way …

sudo -s
apt update
apt upgrade -y
apt dist-upgrade
apt autoclean
apt autoremove

To update EasyEngine, as per its Docs below is the command

ee update



I got all my things updated and secured. Thank you so much brother…

You’re welcome!

how to update php version?

Answered above.

apt-get update && apt-get upgrade

and everything will be automatically updated to the latest verison

Still my php version is 7.0
how can i update php version (7.3)?

Hello Suneet,

To update PHP version of your existing WordPress site, below are the required steps intend for the EasyEngine users.

  1. Take full backup of your current WordPress, you can use UpdraftPlus plugin.
  2. Run below command to create a WP site with PHP version 7.3
ee site create --type=wp --php=7.3
  1. Restore your site.

Once done, you can verify version.

php -v

If you have any additional queries, please feel free to ask.

Thanks & Regards,

My site already running on php 7.0
Do I have to delete the site and then install it again?

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Ya, existing installation for that domain need to be deleted.

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usage: ee (sub-commands …) [options …] {arguments …}
ee: error: unrecognized arguments: --php7.3

@Suneet_Srivastava @GulshanKumar

Try this one

ee site edit

find two lines with - php7.

change php7 to php72 or php71.

save and exit

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