Heroku’s PHP support received an important change today that altered the way requests are handed to the PHP-FPM backend by the Apache web server using the
Previously, default rewrite rules on the standard configuration’s
<VirtualHost> level were used to send requests for
.php files to PHP’s FastCGI Process Manager, causing occasional incompatibilities with rewrites in
A different approach (
SetHandler based, using a custom module) is now employed instead, providing full compatibility with user-land rewrite rules and other aspects of Web server configuration.
The change also applies to the experimental HHVM runtime.
mongo extension was updated to version 1.5.4.