[arch-general] Installing php 7 and php56 at the same time?

David C. Rankin drankinatty at suddenlinkmail.com
Tue Mar 15 18:57:57 UTC 2016

On 03/15/2016 04:08 AM, Dan Haworth wrote:
>> I have both php7 and php 5.6 from the AUR installed concurrently with no
>> problems whatsoever. The php 5.6 binaries are installed in an alternative
>> location and postfixed with *56 (e.g. php56).
>> I've been running this for several weeks without issues :)
> Oh, forgot to mention.. the 56 aur packages install mod-php as libphp56.so -
> just "LoadModule php5_module modules/libphp56.so" in your Apache conf (if that's
> what you're using) and all works well.

You are the man Dan - Thank you, just what I needed!

David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.

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