Install command:
brew install php@7.4

General-purpose scripting language

License: PHP-3.01

Formula JSON API: /api/formula/php@7.4.json

Bottle JSON API: /api/bottle/php@7.4.json

Formula code: php@7.4.rb on GitHub

Bottle (binary package) installation support provided for:

Intel monterey
big sur
64-bit linux
Apple Silicon monterey
big sur

Current versions:

stable 7.4.27

Other versions:

php@8.0 8.0.15 General-purpose scripting language
php@7.3 7.3.33 General-purpose scripting language
php@7.2 7.2.34 General-purpose scripting language


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 2.71 Automatic configure script builder
curl 7.81.0 Get a file from an HTTP, HTTPS or FTP server
freetds 1.3.6 Libraries to talk to Microsoft SQL Server and Sybase databases
gd 2.3.3 Graphics library to dynamically manipulate images
gettext 0.21 GNU internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) library
gmp 6.2.1 GNU multiple precision arithmetic library
icu4c 69.1 C/C++ and Java libraries for Unicode and globalization
krb5 1.19.2 Network authentication protocol
libpq 14.1 Postgres C API library
libsodium 1.0.18 NaCl networking and cryptography library
libzip 1.8.0 C library for reading, creating, and modifying zip archives
oniguruma Regular expressions library
openldap 2.6.1 Open source suite of directory software
openssl@1.1 1.1.1m Cryptography and SSL/TLS Toolkit
pcre2 10.39 Perl compatible regular expressions library with a new API
sqlite 3.37.2 Command-line interface for SQLite
tidy-html5 5.8.0 Granddaddy of HTML tools, with support for modern standards
unixodbc 2.3.9 ODBC 3 connectivity for UNIX

Depends on when building from source:

httpd 2.4.52 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@7.4/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/7.4/

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php@7.4 38,102
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php@7.4 26
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php@7.4 135,955
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Installs (365 days)
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php@7.4 411,504

Analytics (Linux):

Installs (30 days)
php@7.4 170
Installs on Request (30 days)
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Installs on Request (90 days)
php@7.4 577
Installs (365 days)
php@7.4 2,080
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