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Old 08-12-2012, 08:15 PM   #1
Noewon
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PHP 5.2.9 install instructions


I've built a Centos6.3 machine with Apache 2.2 and mysql, got that working no probs. I need to install PHP 5.2 (have chosen 5.2.9 as I know this is stable, 5.3 and above seems to break the archive) to run an restore and delve into an archived help desk package with 4 years of history.

All the instructions I can find just refer to yum (which doesn't have 5.2 any more..). I've found a tar version of the install, have run the configure and make. Can anyone point me to instructions on manually configuring PHP from a fresh install?
 
Old 08-12-2012, 10:46 PM   #2
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You can always go with installing the rpm, the only down side is that it won't install any requirements like yum would.

Check out http://rpmfind.net/linux/rpm2html/search.php?query=php and find the one you need and install.
 
Old 08-14-2012, 03:11 AM   #3
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Thanks for the suggestion, however the RPM's on this site refer to ppc systems and has truckload of dependacies which aren't compatible.
 
Old 08-14-2012, 03:20 AM   #4
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Hi,

I had added the Webtatic REPO to install v5.2.17, now it's still in repository data with the name "php-5.2.17-1.1.w5.i386.rpm"
For me that was the best "yum package" for PHP 5.2.

good luck
 
  


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