Install PHP7.4 to build CentOS7 Laravel environment

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–Summary of how to install PHP on CentOS 7 machine

Implementation environment

–Hardware environment

item information  
OS CentOS 7 (7.8.2003) a
hardware Dell Studio 1537  
Processor Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU P8400 @ 2.26GHz  
memory 4 GB DDR3  
Graphics unknown  


–The CentOS 7 machine must be built using the method below or the method described below.
-Install Cent0S7 on your PC

Prerequisite information

–The command introduced in the explanation is executed by connecting from the client PC (Mac) using SSH.

Feeling after reading

–You can install PHP on a CentOS 7 PC, which is premised on building a Laravel environment.


  1. Add and install repositories
  2. Confirmation


  1. Add and install repositories
  2. Execute the following command to add the repository.

    $ sudo yum install
  3. Execute the following command to install the necessary items.

    $ sudo yum install --enablerepo=remi-php74 php74 php 
    $ sudo yum install --enablerepo=remi-php74 php-fpm
    $ sudo yum install --enablerepo=remi-php74 php-mbstring
    $ sudo yum install --enablerepo=remi-php74 php-mysqlnd
    $ sudo yum install --enablerepo=remi-php74 php-pecl-zip
    $ sudo yum install --enablerepo=remi-php74 php-xml
  4. Confirmation
  5. Execute the following command to display the installed package named php.

    $ yum list installed | grep php
  6. Below is the information of the installed package named php in my environment.

    oniguruma5php.x86_64                  6.9.5+rev1-2.el7.remi          @remi-safe 
    php.x86_64                            7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-php74
    php-cli.x86_64                        7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-php74
    php-common.x86_64                     7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-php74
    php-fpm.x86_64                        7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-php74
    php-json.x86_64                       7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-php74
    php-mbstring.x86_64                   7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-php74
    php-mysqlnd.x86_64                    7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-php74
    php-pdo.x86_64                        7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-php74
    php-pecl-zip.x86_64                   1.19.0-1.el7.remi.7.4          @remi-php74
    php-sodium.x86_64                     7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-php74
    php-xml.x86_64                        7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-php74
    php74.x86_64                          1.0-3.el7.remi                 @remi-safe 
    php74-php-cli.x86_64                  7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-safe 
    php74-php-common.x86_64               7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-safe 
    php74-php-json.x86_64                 7.4.8-2.el7.remi               @remi-safe 
    php74-runtime.x86_64                  1.0-3.el7.remi                 @remi-safe 
  7. If the same package as above is installed, the work of this article is completed.


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