Formerly known as: php72

General-purpose scripting language

/api/formula/php@7.2.json (JSON API)

Formula code on GitHub

Current versions:

stable 7.2.29
bottle 🍾 catalina, mojave, high_sierra


Depends on:

apr 1.7.0 Apache Portable Runtime library
apr-util 1.6.1 Companion library to apr, the Apache Portable Runtime library
argon2 20190702 Password hashing library and CLI utility
aspell 0.60.8 Spell checker with better logic than ispell
autoconf 2.69 Automatic configure script builder
curl-openssl 7.69.1 Get a file from an HTTP, HTTPS or FTP server
freetds 1.1.24 Libraries to talk to Microsoft SQL Server and Sybase databases
freetype 2.10.1 Software library to render fonts
gettext 0.20.1 GNU internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) library
glib 2.64.1 Core application library for C
gmp 6.2.0 GNU multiple precision arithmetic library
icu4c 64.2 C/C++ and Java libraries for Unicode and globalization
jpeg 9d Image manipulation library
libpng 1.6.37 Library for manipulating PNG images
libpq 12.2 Postgres C API library
libsodium 1.0.18 NaCl networking and cryptography library
libzip 1.6.1 C library for reading, creating, and modifying zip archives
openldap 2.4.49 Open source suite of directory software
openssl@1.1 1.1.1f Cryptography and SSL/TLS Toolkit
sqlite 3.31.1 Command-line interface for SQLite
tidy-html5 5.6.0 Granddaddy of HTML tools, with support for modern standards
unixodbc 2.3.7 ODBC 3 connectivity for UNIX
webp 1.1.0 Image format providing lossless and lossy compression for web images

Depends on when building from source:

httpd 2.4.43 Apache HTTP server
pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
To enable PHP in Apache add the following to httpd.conf and restart Apache:
     LoadModule php7_module $(brew --prefix)/opt/php@7.2/lib/httpd/modules/

     <FilesMatch \.php$>
     SetHandler application/x-httpd-php

Finally, check DirectoryIndex includes index.php
     DirectoryIndex index.php index.html

The php.ini and php-fpm.ini file can be found in:
     $(brew --prefix)/etc/php/7.2/


Installs (30 days)
php@7.2 15,402
Installs on Request (30 days)
php@7.2 15,232
Build Errors (30 days)
php@7.2 56
Installs (90 days)
php@7.2 49,503
Installs on Request (90 days)
php@7.2 49,017
Installs (365 days)
php@7.2 206,532
Installs on Request (365 days)
php@7.2 204,406
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