My site doesn't load when i use php version 8 and above

Bug Summary

My wordpress site does not load for php version 8 and above. It gives me a 502 Bas Gateway error when i try to load the site. It only loads for php version 7.4 and below
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Steps to reproduce

Zip a site and upload it. Then the wordpress version never loads up in the local ui. Pressing WP Admin gives me a 502 bad gateway error
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Environment Info

Web Server - nginx
Database - MySQL 8.0.16
Wordpress Version - (Doesn’t show)

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  • Windows 10
  • Nginx
  • Local version 6.7.2+6375

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local-lightning.log (105.9 KB)

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Hi @ashif571

There is an error in your log repeating like this:

{"thread":"main","class":"Process","process":"phpCgi","level":"warn","message":"PHP Warning:  'C:\\Windows\\SYSTEM32\\VCRUNTIME140.dll' 14.13 is not compatible with this PHP build linked with 14.29 in Unknown on line 0","timestamp":"2023-05-30T08:31:45.579Z"}

For more information on resolving this error, check here:

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I thought these vcr files install automatically when you download the latest version? Anyway Thanks for the help @Nick-B . Appreciate it.

Sorry for any confusion on that @ashif571! Hopefully, that fixed you up. Happy Developing :slight_smile:

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