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PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor

PHP is a widely-used general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for developing web sites, but can also be used for command-line scripting.

Version: 5.6.40 License: PHP-3.01 GitHub
Maintainers ryandesign
Categories lang www
Platforms darwin freebsd
  • debug (Enable debug support (useful to analyze a PHP-related core dump))
  • libedit (Build readline extension using libedit library)
  • readline (Build readline extension using readline library)
  • universal (Build for multiple architectures)

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"php56" depends on

lib (9)
extract (1)
run (1)
build (2)

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Port notes

PHP 5.6 has reached end-of-life. Please upgrade to PHP 8.1 or newer. The newest stable version is 8.3.

To learn how to update your code, please read the following guide: To customize php56, copy ${prefix}/etc/php56/php.ini-development (if this is a development server) or ${prefix}/etc/php56/php.ini-production (if this is a production server) to ${prefix}/etc/php56/php.ini and then make changes.

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