August 2018 PHP runtimes and extensions update

Change effective on 17 August 2018

The following new runtime versions are now available for PHP applications:

  • PHP 7.1.21
  • PHP 7.2.9

The following PHP extensions have been added or updated:

  • ext-event, version 2.4.1
  • ext-mongodb, version 1.5.2
  • ext-redis, version 4.1.1

The version of Composer that is used during builds and available at runtime is now 1.7.2.

A composer.phar in the root directory of the project will no longer be used for installation of dependencies; the system provided version of Composer (see above) is now always used.