installing php 7 on 14.04 - Cannot add PPA: 'ppa:ondrej/php-7.0'

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marchello
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Sat Nov 02, 2019 5:24 am

Hi all,
I'm trying to install php 7 on 14.04, but can't add ppa.

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$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php-7.0
Cannot add PPA: 'ppa:ondrej/php-7.0'.
Please check that the PPA name or format is correct.
Please advise.
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hyper
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Sat Nov 02, 2019 10:54 am

try:

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sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install php7.0
I would advise upgrading to 18.04 which is the latest LTS, then just:

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sudo apt install php
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