We switched from a Bluehost to a Dreamhost server account but when we installed Omeka, we ran into problems again and got the following PHP reading:
"I placed a phpinfo file in daytonstories and discovered that the PHP version is 4.4.8.
I've contacted Dreamhost about this but I thought I should report it to you as well.
This is the follow up from Dreamhost:
I've taken a look at http://www.daytonstories.org/phpinfo.php and saw PHP
4.4.8. However, you can upgrade to PHP 5.2.2 if desired by doing the
Access the control panel
Click on Domains>Manage Domains
Click on Edit on the right of daytonstories.org under Web Hosting
Click on the directional arrows on the right of PHP Version: in the Fully
I've made the PHP version change for you, but wanted to ensure that you
knew how to make the change in the future.
Thanks for the follow-up Marjorie. We've had great luck with Dreamhost so far, so I'm glad you were able to get running on PHP5.