Help with installing php4 and upgrading mysql323 for Apache 1.36

bsd at bsd at
Sat Jun 24 09:48:55 UTC 2006

> Hi,
> I'm having trouble figuring out what and how to install and upgrade some
> programs/modules. This was very simple when I last did it, but I haven't
> been around doing this since version 4.7 was new and now some things have
> changed. Server is now 4.11 STABLE (or will be on monday).
> I have the latest Apache-mod_ssl installed and I need to have the latest
> "mod_php4" for Apache aswell as upgrading mysql to the latest of the 323
> version. (Perhaps I'll go for mysql 4.1, but I need to verify this with
> some
> software running on my system first.)
> What port/modul should I install to get php4 working under apache? I used
> to
> install mod_php4, but from my /usr/ports tree this seems deprecated to me.
> It's also important that I can make the php4 module work together with
> mysql
> 323.
> Any help very much appreciated!
> Thanks a lot.
> Best regards,
> Andreas


As 6.x is out, 4.11 etc will soon be no longer supported. You should
consider updating to 5.x at least if possible. I'm running 6.1 with no

mod_php has been deprecated as you found out. Use the php4 port instead
which has the functionality of the mod_php4 port.


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