FreeBSD Port: php5-5.2.0

Jeremy Chadwick freebsd at
Fri Nov 10 15:15:55 PST 2006

On Sat, Nov 11, 2006 at 12:10:45AM +0100, Till Haselmann wrote:
> I was wondering if it is possible to install the php5 port without  
> apache?  I'd like to use it together with lighttpd.  The lighttp  
> documentation states that it is possible to use PHP 5 as a FastCGI.   
> I can probably install it from the raw PHP source, but that way I  
> would lose the advantage of portupgrade.  Does the port support a  
> suitable build for my scenario?

Yes, if you do a "make config" in lang/php5 you can choose to build
PHP as only a CLI, CGI, an Apache module, or a mix of all of the
above.  FastCGI is also an option in the same menu.

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