[CentOS] Are PHP and MySQL running on my CentOS installation?

Preston Crawford me at prestoncrawford.com
Sat Sep 17 04:31:18 UTC 2005

On Fri, 2005-09-16 at 19:28 -0700, Craig White wrote:
> On Fri, 2005-09-16 at 21:11 -0500, Les Mikesell wrote:
> > 
> > The centos-related answers that might apply:
> > yum install php php-mysql mysql mysql-server 
> > and disable selinux until you understand it.
> ----
> selinux isn't that tough. There may not be many people with immediate
> answers but I've been able to keep it running on now two systems without
> asking a single question of the list as I really didn't want to resort
> to the easy way out (disabled).
> I just don't agree that it's best to advise everyone to disable it - at
> least let them know that it's a security measure deemed important enough
> by RedHat to install it by default and that disabling that security
> measure is a form of surrender.

In fact, I gave an answer that didn't require disabling it. I'm running
PHP right now with SELinux enabled. So I agree.


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