Upgrade manual for Passwork 4→5 (Debian 10/11)
This manual describes how to upgrade Passwork from version 4 to version 5 for Debian. Passwork version 5 runs on PHP 8.0, so in addition to updating the source code you will also need to install a new version of PHP.
💡 We recommend that you make a backup of your system before you start the upgrade
💡 PHP 8.0 specifically needs to be installed. PHP 8.1 is not yet supported.
Clone the repository using your username and password.
Set permissions for folders and files.
If you are using HTTPS, check if the following setting has been made after updating the PHP version, enable the session.cookie_secure parameter in /etc/php/8.0/apache2/php.ini:
Background tasks are jobs that run on the scheduler in the background. For example, LDAP synchronization, loading favicons, and other tasks that require a lot of time, constant execution, or resource allocation.