Re: Unable to compile PHP-7.3.0
- Date: Mon, 31 Dec 2018 17:19:25 -0500
- From: John <john.iliffe@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Unable to compile PHP-7.3.0
I filed this bug today as Bug #77392.
Thanks again for your help Christoph.
On Thu, 2018-12-27 at 23:42 -0500, John wrote:
> On Thu, 2018-12-27 at 23:18 +0100, Christoph M. Becker wrote:
> > On 26.12.2018 at 20:24, John wrote:
> > > Thanks for the links Christoph. I downloaded the Fedora-25 rpm and if I
> > > can't
> > > figure all this out I will install it. Due to the age of F25 (2017) this
> > > repository rpm would backdate the PHP version I have installed.
> > Hmm, it seems to me that RemiRepo offers quite recent stuff.
> Yes, they have both Fedora 28 and Fedora 29 downloads of PHP 7.3.0 available.
> My problem is that I am running Fedora 25 on the server and that is end-of-
> so not being supported on RemiRepo is not a surprise. But it does make things
> more complicated!
> > > Christoph, I am absolutely convinced that there are errors in the
> > > configuration
> > > script for PHP-7.3.0 BUT I don't have the skill set to prove that. Do you
> > > think
> > > that a problem report should be filed with PHP or am I right out in left
> > > field?
> > Yes, please file a bug report on <https://bugs.php.net/>. I'm pretty
> > sure that there are issues with the ext/imap configuration. However, it
> > seems to me that the “manual” configuration which is still done for many
> > extensions can't really be solved generally, and instead relying on
> > pkg-config appears to be the way forward. This is unlikely to happen
> > for PHP 7.3, though.
> OK, I'll try to figure that out. I've never done a bug report before so may
> take some time. I'll try for 2018 though!
> > 
> > <
> Thanks again Christoph. Even though there is no solution your assistance and
> persistence are appreciated.
> > >