I run a phpBB forum ( http://bzforum.matesfamily.org ). If I use PHP 5.6 FastCGI (recommended), the forum seems to require extra email config steps which I’m still trying to puzzle out. If I use PHP 5.5 FastCGI, the forums can send emails fine.
With PHP 5.6, trying to have the forums send email (e.g. user password change, private message), PHP generates this:
[phpBB Debug] PHP Warning: in file [ROOT]/includes/functions_messenger.php on line 1424: stream_socket_enable_crypto(): Peer certificate CN=
*.mail.dreamhost.com' did not match expected CN=mail.matesfamily.org’
One resource online noted this: “SSL ‘verify_peer’ option is now enabled by default w/ PHP v5.6+. Make sure your DNS zone is configured properly with appropriate CNAME for mail. and the SPF record (TXT) is pointing to your host’s email.”
Checking the cpanel, bzforum.matesfamily.org is set up to “Regular DreamHost Email (Active) – Use DreamHost’s mail features with no funny business!”. I’m not sure how to set/get the CNAME/SPF from the cpanel, and teach that to phpBB. Any suggestions? Thanks.
I’m not sure how to get the