Tuesday, November 13, 2018

PHP extensions that are extensively used in web development

Below, you can see the list of the extra extensions  extensively used in web development besides the basic PHP installation.
  • php-mysql : php extension for mysql (this will install php-pdo, an extension for native database abstraction in PHP called PDO, as dependency)
  • php-xml : php extension for XML-related functionalities
  • php-mcrypt : php extension for mcrpyt encryption library
  • php-mbstring: php extension for multibyte functionalities (used when working with various charsets)
  • php-gd : php extension for dynamic creation of images in PHP using GD library
root# yum install php-mysql php-pdo php-xml php-mcrypt php-mbstring php-gd