Project: PHP RPMs
This project supplies PHP RPM packages built for Oracle Linux 6 on
x86_64. Oracle Linux is freely available from public-yum.oracle.com or via
the Unbreakable Linux
Network. The PHP packages will also install on Red Hat Enterprise
PHP was built with DTrace enabled. On Oracle Linux, PHP's DTrace
Dynamic Tracing features can be used.
The PHP 5.5.10 command line, CGI interface, PHP-FPM interface,
Emebeded SAPI and an Apache module are available. Various standard
extensions are included, as well as the OCI8 2.0.8 extension for
Oracle Database access. The experimental PDO_OCI driver for the PDO
extension is not included.
All the packages are provided for installation convenience and are
NOT supported. If support is needed, use Zend Server.
The OCI8 package in this project is built using Oracle Instant
Client 12cR1, which allows access to a local or remote Oracle Database
10gR2, 11g, or 12cR1. Instant Client is available for free from OTN.
Installation instructions including how to install Oracle Instant
Client are on the documentation
PHP documentation is available from php.net.
Various PHP and Oracle books are available from your favorite
bookseller. Oracle has a free PDF book Underground
PHP and Oracle Manual available for download.