LinuxQuestions.org
LinuxAnswers - the LQ Linux tutorial section.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 11-27-2006, 08:34 PM   #1
ltbaggz
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Nov 2006
Posts: 5

Rep: Reputation: 0
update redhat enterprise to php 5.0.2


I am trying to update the default linux installation of php 4.3.9 to php 5.0.2. ive tried to use:

php -i | grep Configure

to get configuration options but since linux installed when the OS was installed there is all kinds of stuff in there and i can not make sense of it. I currently have the new version of php in /usr/src/php-5.0.2 but cannot get ./configure to work. any help would be greatly appreciated.

thanks
drew
 
Old 11-27-2006, 11:15 PM   #2
btmiller
Senior Member
 
Registered: May 2004
Location: In the DC 'burbs
Distribution: Arch, Scientific Linux, Debian, Ubuntu
Posts: 4,128

Rep: Reputation: 319Reputation: 319Reputation: 319Reputation: 319
You should get the Red Hat src.rpm, install it, and look at the spec file (in /usr/src/redhat/SPECS). It will have the ./configure options. You might want to grab a PHP5 source RPM if you can (there may be one available for Fedora) and then build it with rpmbuild so you get a binary RPM to install. The difference is that RPM will be built especially for your system. You can also use the checkinstall utility to make RPMs for stuff compiled from source.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Redhat Enterprise.Linux.ES.V4.0.UPDATE.4 os a fresh installation manu007 Red Hat 1 09-08-2006 05:10 AM
Best Update Method for Barebone Redhat Enterprise Demo's rwilkers Red Hat 3 12-09-2005 12:51 PM
RedHat Enterprise. How to go from V3 Update 1 to V3 Update 3? vectorz2 Linux - Software 3 05-07-2005 02:50 AM
Has anyone tried update the kernel to 2.6.x in Redhat Enterprise Linux? burrough Linux - Enterprise 0 10-17-2004 11:31 AM
Help with OCI8/PHP APACHE on Redhat enterprise AS 3.0 pdave Linux - Software 0 07-21-2004 10:12 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:49 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration