[Pkg-php-pecl] Bug#894311: php-imagick: Install script should restart apache

Mark Roberts debian at manumark.de
Wed Mar 28 20:12:30 UTC 2018

Package: php-imagick
Version: 3.4.3~rc2-2
Severity: minor

Dear Maintainer,

after installing php-imagick the php class Imagick was still not found
by php scripts launched by apache2. Restarting apache2 solved the

It seems to me that the installation script should have restarted
apache2, since a novice user might not expect to have to do it
herself. In fact, it would probably have been enough to reload
apache2's config files.

Surely a five minute fix for someone who knows what they're doing.

Mark Roberts

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 9.4
  APT prefers stable-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'stable-updates'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 4.9.0-6-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8), LANGUAGE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages php-imagick depends on:
ii  libapache2-mod-php7.0 [phpapi-20151012]  7.0.27-0+deb9u1
ii  libc6                                    2.24-11+deb9u3
ii  libmagickcore-6.q16-3                    8:
ii  libmagickwand-6.q16-3                    8:
ii  php-common                               1:49
ii  php7.0-cli [phpapi-20151012]             7.0.27-0+deb9u1

Versions of packages php-imagick recommends:
ii  ghostscript      9.20~dfsg-3.2+deb9u1
ii  ttf-dejavu-core  2.37-1

php-imagick suggests no packages.

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