Deprecation plan for CentOS 7, CloudLinux 6 and 7, and RHEL 7.
Starting with v112 of cPanel, a blocker will prevent an upgrade or installation of cPanel if your server runs CentOS 7, CloudLinux 6 and 7, and RHEL 7.
You will be presented with the error:
E Blocker found: Newer releases of cPanel & WHM are not compatible with your operating system.
Upgrade your OS, or use the Update Preferences screen to select a Long-Term Support release for use with your OS.
cPanel & WHM 22.214.171.124 supports AlmaLinux 8/9, CloudLinux® 8, Rocky Linux™ 8/9, Ubuntu 20 only.
Please see our OS End of Life policy for more information.
W An attempt to upgrade to 126.96.36.199 was blocked. Please review blockers.
E The install encountered a fatal error: An attempt to upgrade to 188.8.131.52 was blocked.
Please review blockers.
As noted in the cPanel deprecation plan v110, this was the last version to support CentOS 7, CloudLinux 6 and 7, and RHEL. If you would like to use the newer versions of cPanel, we encourage you to migrate to an AlmaLinux OS 8 or Rocky Linux™ 8 server.
If you are running CentOS 7, you can elevate to AlmaLinux 8. Otherwise, it would be best to use the transfer tool to migrate to a new server.
If you are running CloudLinux 7, they have developed their own version of Elevate to maximize compatibility while upgrading from CloudLinux 7 to CloudLinux 8: