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Old 09-11-2006, 12:55 PM   #1
SharkBait
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RH 3 - Update PHP and GD Library


Hi,

What is the best way to update PHP to at least 4.3.* and install the 2.0 version of the GD Library?

I'm really new to linux and I am looking for some advice etc. I have root access to the box (as it is an internal test web server) and some of our projects require php to be a little more current.

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Old 09-12-2006, 06:10 AM   #2
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I am a bit confused since RHEL 3 was released with php-4.3.2-8 see for example;

ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linu.../os/i386/SRPMS

php-4.3.2-8.ent.src.rpm 3633 KB 10/21/2003 12:00:00 AM

Download the source rpms for php and gd for RHEL4 (get the latest updates) and build/install, note it is up to you to satify any additional requirements for the build.
 
  


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