ports/74300: Port devel/php5-pear builds php4

Thierry Thomas thierry at FreeBSD.org
Wed Nov 24 21:00:49 UTC 2004

The following reply was made to PR ports/74300; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Thierry Thomas <thierry at FreeBSD.org>
To: Majost <majost at lagparty.org>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: ports/74300: Port devel/php5-pear builds php4
Date: Wed, 24 Nov 2004 21:59:51 +0100

 Le Mer 24 nov 04 à  2:01:21 +0100, Majost <majost at lagparty.org>
  écrivait :
 > I am unable to perform the operation on the exact same box which I was
 > attempting to work on; however my laptop also is running 5.3 and
 > exhibits the same problem. I was able to get it working on the first
 > machine with a quick and dirty hack... I removed the php4 ports it was
 > looking for and symlinked the php5 versions to their php4 counter part.
 > eg: ln -s /usr/ports/devel/php5 /usr/ports/devel/php4    I know it is
 > bad. I was in a pinch though. heh
 > Any event... the information my laptop returned is as follows:
 > [karl] /usr/ports/devel/php5-pear> make -V PHP_VER
 > 4
 > [karl] /usr/ports/devel/php5-pear> cat /usr/local/etc/php.conf
 > cat: /usr/local/etc/php.conf: No such file or directory
 Well, that means that PHP - neither 4 nor 5 - has been installed, and
 PHP4 is the default.
 But if you install firstly devel/php5-pear, which is a slave port of
 PHP5, it will define PHP_VER=5:
 	@${ECHO_CMD} "PHP_VER=5" > ${WRKDIR}/php.conf
 Once this is defined, every extension will use PHP5.
 Th. Thomas.

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