v2 supports up to PHP 5.4
v3 supports PHP 5.6 and 7.0
v4.0.0 supports PHP 7.0 to 7.2
v4.1.0+ supports PHP 7.1 to 7.3 (inclusive). This change was made to ensure we support versions of PHP that are getting security fixes at the very least. See PHP maintainance schedules here.
The database configuration vars have been renamed.
Supported options are
bin/ushahidi will be deprecated in future versions. You should use
CLI commands have been renamed. If you had cronjobs set up to run dataproviders, etc you will need to update those
Uploaded files have moved from
storage/app. You should move any existing files to the new location.
If you used a CDN for file storage, you should configure the
FILESYSTEM_DRIVER variable in your
.env file. Then review
config/filesystems.php to find the other config parameters, the old
CDN_... params have be renamed.
Old configuration files in
application/config are now obsolete. These are not either located in
config/, or configured through environment vars (ie.
To use this version of the platform API, you will need to update your version of the platform-client to use the same release version.