Formerly known as: php56

General-purpose scripting language

/api/formula/php@5.6.json (JSON API)

Formula code on GitHub

Current versions:

stable 5.6.38
bottle 🍾 mojave, high_sierra, sierra, el_capitan


Depends on:

apr 1.6.5 Apache Portable Runtime library
apr-util 1.6.1 Companion library to apr, the Apache Portable Runtime library
aspell Spell checker with better logic than ispell
autoconf 2.69 Automatic configure script builder
curl 7.61.1 Get a file from an HTTP, HTTPS or FTP server
freetds 1.00.98 Libraries to talk to Microsoft SQL Server and Sybase databases
freetype 2.9.1 Software library to render fonts
gettext GNU internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) library
glib 2.58.0 Core application library for C
gmp 6.1.2 GNU multiple precision arithmetic library
icu4c 62.1 C/C++ and Java libraries for Unicode and globalization
jpeg 9c Image manipulation library
libpng 1.6.35 Library for manipulating PNG images
libpq 10.5 Postgres C API library
libzip 1.5.1 C library for reading, creating, and modifying zip archives
mcrypt 2.6.8 Replacement for the old crypt package and crypt(1) command
openssl 1.0.2p SSL/TLS cryptography library
pcre 8.42 Perl compatible regular expressions library
unixodbc 2.3.7 ODBC 3 connectivity for UNIX
webp 1.0.0 Image format providing lossless and lossy compression for web images

Depends on when building from source:

httpd 2.4.34 Apache HTTP server
pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries


Installs (30 days)
php@5.6 11,151
Installs on Request (30 days)
php@5.6 9,573
Build Errors (30 days)
php@5.6 17
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Installs (90 days)
php@5.6 42,112
Installs on Request (90 days)
php@5.6 34,034
Installs (365 days)
php@5.6 42,116
Installs on Request (365 days)
php@5.6 34,038
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