Please note that these documents apply to OpenShift Online v2 only (accounts created before August 1st, 2016).
If you are using one of the OpenShift 3 products, please refer to documents available at docs.openshift.com.

PHP Markers

Adding marker files to .openshift/markers will have the following effects:

Marker Effect

force_clean_build

Will remove all previous dependencies and start installing required dependencies from scratch.

hot_deploy

Will prevent the apache process from being restarted during build/deployment.

disable_auto_scaling

Will prevent scalable applications from scaling up or down, according to application load.

use_composer

Will enable running composer install on each build automatically. See the Composer.

enable_public_server_status

Will enable server-status application path to be publicly available.