How to Install PHP Extensions on CentOS 8

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This tutorial covers the installation of the PHP extension phpredis via the default CentOS 8 package manager DNF. It will also cover the installation of both PHP 7.4 and Redis on CentOS 8.

PECL, the PHP Extension Community Library, is a repository of C extensions that are loaded directly into PHP. PHP Extensions expand the functionality of PHP. PECL extensions can be installed via the use of the pecl command. There are also PHP extensions provided by package repositories. The decision of which to utilize typically depends on how PHP was installed.

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How to Install the MongoDB PHP Driver (Extension) on Fedora 21

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Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 21 has reached its end-of-life support.
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  • These instructions are intended specifically for installing the MongoDB PHP Driver (Extension) on Fedora 21.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Self Managed Fedora 21 server with Apache 2 (httpd) and PHP already installed, configured, and running, and I’ll be logged in as a non-root user, but with sudo access. For information on giving a user sudo access visit our page on How to Add a User and Grant Root Privileges on Fedora 21.

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How to Install the MongoDB PHP Driver (Extension) on Fedora 20

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Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 20 has reached its end-of-life support.
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  • These instructions are intended specifically for installing the MongoDB PHP Driver (Extension) on Fedora 20.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Self Managed Fedora 20 server with HTTPD and PHP already installed, configured, and running, and I’ll be logged in as root.

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How to Install the MongoDB PHP Driver (Extension) on CentOS 7

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  • These instructions are intended specifically for installing the MongoDB PHP Driver (Extension) on CentOS 7.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Core Managed CentOS 7 server with HTTPD already installed, configured, and running, and I’ll be logged in as root.

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How to Install or Uninstall PECL Extensions

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  • These instructions are intended specifically for installing or uninstalling PECL Extensions.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Core Managed CentOS 6.5 server, and I’ll be logged in as root. That said, these instructions will work on any server where PECL and PEAR are installed.

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How to Install the MongoDB PHP Driver (Extension) on CentOS 6

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  • These instructions are intended specifically for installing the MongoDB PHP Driver (Extension) on CentOS 6.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Core Managed CentOS 6.5 server, and I’ll be logged in as root.

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