Re: [PHP-DEV] Build instructions for Ubuntu 18.04 (and other systems)

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September 18, 2019 23:12 (=?UTF-8?Q?Bj=c3=b6rn_Larsson?=)
Den 2019-09-15 kl. 20:49, skrev Nikita Popov:

> Hi, > > Our build instructions in > are currently a bit > bare... they show the basic "./buildconf && ./configure && make" cycle, but > everyone who actually tries this will quickly find out that there is a lot > more to building PHP... > > Every time I compile PHP on a new system, I have to go through a pretty > long cycle of ./configure --xxx, wait until there is an error, "sudo apt > install libxxx-dev" and so on. > > It would be great if someone could write up the required "apt get" and > "./configure" line to get a "reasonably large" build of PHP on a popular > Linux distro like Ubuntu 18.04, so this can be included in the README. > Something similar for MacOS would probably also be useful, where things are > even more complicated. > > Bonus points for also including how to set up MySQL and Postgres in a way > that you can run mysqli/pdo_mysql and pgsql/pdo_pgsql tests. I think I lose > a couple of hours every time I try to get this working. > > Anyone interested in doing this? > > Regards, > Nikita
Hi, If it's not done already I could take a swing a bit later in early October for a Centos 7.7 distro. r//Björn L