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PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor)

7.1.8

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There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 8/2/2017.

PHP is an HTML-embedded scripting language. Much of its syntax is borrowed from C, Java and Perl with a couple of unique PHP-specific features thrown in. The goal of the language is to allow web developers to write dynamically generated pages quickly.

Package Parameters

  • /DontAddToPath - Do not add install directory to path
  • /InstallDir: - Override the installation directory (needs to be specified both during install and update, until it is remembered by choco)
  • /ThreadSafe - Install the thread safe version of php that is compatible with Apache.

These parameters can be passed to the installer with the use of --params.
For example: --params '"/ThreadSafe ""/InstallDir:C:\PHP"""'.

To install PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install php

To upgrade PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade php

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    
    $toolsPath = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    . $toolsPath\helpers.ps1
    
    $installLocation = GetInstallLocation "$toolsPath\.."
    
    if ($installLocation) {
      Write-Host "Uninstalling previous version of php..."
      UninstallPackage -libDirectory "$toolsPath\.." -packageName 'php'
      Uninstall-ChocolateyPath $installLocation
    }
    
    $pp = Get-PackageParameters
    
    $downloadInfo = GetDownloadInfo -downloadInfoFile "$toolsPath\downloadInfo.csv" -parameters $pp
    
    if (!(UrlExists($downloadInfo.URL32))) {
        Write-Host "Using archive urls"
        $downloadInfo.URL32 = AddArchivePathToUrl($downloadInfo.URL32)
        $downloadInfo.URL64 = AddArchivePathToUrl($downloadInfo.URL64) # Assuming the 64 bit version is archived simultaneously as the 32 bit one
    }
    
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName    = 'php'
      url            = $downloadInfo.URL32
      url64Bit       = $downloadInfo.URL64
      checksum       = $downloadInfo.Checksum32
      checksum64     = $downloadInfo.Checksum64
      checksumType   = 'sha256'
      checksumType64 = 'sha256'
    }
    $newInstallLocation = $packageArgs.unzipLocation = GetNewInstallLocation $packageArgs.packageName $env:ChocolateyPackageVersion $pp
    
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
    
    if (!$pp.DontAddToPath) { Install-ChocolateyPath $newInstallLocation 'Machine' }
    
    $php_ini_path = $newInstallLocation + '/php.ini'
    
    if (($installLocation -ne $newInstallLocation) -and (Test-Path "$installLocation\php.ini")) {
      Write-Host "Moving old configuration file."
      Move-Item "$installLocation\php.ini" "$php_ini_path"
    
      $di = Get-ChildItem $installLocation -ea 0 | Measure-Object
      if ($di.Count -eq 0) {
        Write-Host "Removing old install location."
        Remove-Item -Force -ea 0 $installLocation
      }
    }
    
    if (!(Test-Path $php_ini_path)) {
      Write-Host 'Creating default php.ini'
      cp $newInstallLocation/php.ini-production $php_ini_path
    
      Write-Host 'Configuring PHP extensions directory'
      (gc $php_ini_path) -replace '; extension_dir = "ext"', 'extension_dir = "ext"' | sc $php_ini_path
    }
    
    if (!$pp.ThreadSafe) { Write-Host 'Please make sure you have CGI installed in IIS for local hosting' }
    
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $toolsPath = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    . $toolsPath\helpers.ps1
    
    $packageName = 'php'
    
    $installLocation = GetInstallLocation -libDirectory "$toolsPath\.."
    
    if ($installLocation) {
      UninstallPackage -libDirectory "$toolsPath\.." -packageName $packageName
    
      $di = Get-ChildItem $installLocation -ea 0 | Measure-Object
      if ($di.Count -eq 0) {
        Remove-Item -Force -ea 0 $installLocation
      }
    
      Uninstall-ChocolateyPath $installLocation
    
    } else {
      Write-Warning "$packageName install path was not found. It may already be uninstalled!"
    }
    
  • tools\downloadInfo.csv Show
    threadsafe|http://windows.php.net//downloads/releases/php-7.1.8-Win32-VC14-x86.zip|http://windows.php.net//downloads/releases/php-7.1.8-Win32-VC14-x64.zip|8feaf759e6f7abfeee437dcfe806c0acd3f0a61642dee78fa1ab00e90a99129e|3d803cda8f4fa8a6077a8593eb9dd23c0e1afe4748812b4f3c9145e5a62a826a
    not-threadsafe|http://windows.php.net//downloads/releases/php-7.1.8-nts-Win32-VC14-x86.zip|http://windows.php.net//downloads/releases/php-7.1.8-nts-Win32-VC14-x64.zip|d6e447f8bf93f52d1e8c5c9eb0838c5ba3090edfeca69ef0855ec954c7de76e0|67f254903cc1c22e968fad485cef5ffd6f0216a34722784ba2cd11e5611117f9
    
  • tools\helpers.ps1 Show
    function UrlExists($uri) {
        try {
            Get-WebHeaders $uri | Out-Null
        }
        catch {
            if ($_ -match "unauthorized") { return $false }
            throw $_
        }
        return $true;
    }
    
    function AddArchivePathToUrl($url) {
        $newUrl = $url
        $lix = $url.LastIndexOf("/")
        if ($lix -ne -1)  {
            $newUrl = $url.SubString(0, $lix) + "/archives" + $url.SubString($lix)
        }
        return $newUrl
    }
    
    function GetDownloadInfo {
      param(
        [string]$downloadInfoFile,
        $parameters
      )
      Write-Debug "Reading CSV file from $downloadInfoFile"
      $downloadInfo = Get-Content -Encoding UTF8 -Path $downloadInfoFile | ConvertFrom-Csv -Delimiter '|' -Header 'Type','URL32','URL64','Checksum32','Checksum64'
      if ($parameters.ThreadSafe) {
        $downloadInfo | ? { $_.Type -eq 'threadsafe' } | select -first 1
      } else {
        $downloadInfo | ? { $_.Type -eq 'not-threadsafe' } | select -first 1
      }
    }
    
    function GetInstallLocation {
      param(
        [string]$libDirectory
      )
    
      Write-Debug "Checking for uninstall text document in $libDirectory"
    
      if (Test-Path "$libDirectory\*.txt") {
        $txtContent = Get-Content -Encoding UTF8 "$libDirectory\*.txt" | select -first 1
        $index = $txtContent.LastIndexOf('\')
        if ($index -gt 0) {
          return $txtContent.Substring(0, $index)
        }
      }
    
      # If we got here, the text file doesn't exist or is empty
      # we don't return anything as it may be already uninstalled
    }
    
    function GetNewInstallLocation {
      param(
        [string]$PackageName,
        [string]$Version,
        $pp
      )
    
      if ($pp -and $pp.InstallDir) {
        return $pp.InstallDir
      }
    
      $toolsLocation = Get-BinRoot
      return "$toolsLocation\{0}{1}" -f $PackageName, ($Version -replace '\.').Substring(0,2)
    }
    
    function UninstallPackage {
      param(
        [string]$libDirectory,
        [string]$packageName
      )
      if (Test-Path "$libDirectory\*.txt") {
        $txtFile = Resolve-Path "$libDirectory\*.txt" | select -first 1
        $fileName = ($txtFile -split '\\' | select -last 1).TrimEnd('.txt')
        Uninstall-ChocolateyZipPackage -PackageName $packageName -ZipFileName $fileName
        if (Test-Path $txtFile) {
          Remove-Item -Force -ea 0 $txtFile
        }
      }
    }
    
    if (!(Test-Path function:\Uninstall-ChocolateyPath)) {
      function Uninstall-ChocolateyPath {
        param(
          [string]$pathToRemove,
          [System.EnvironmentVariableTarget] $pathType = [System.EnvironmentVariableTarget]::User
        )
    
        Write-Debug "Running 'Uninstall-ChocolateyPath' with pathToRemove: `'$pathToRemove`'"
    
        # get the PATH variable
        Update-SessionEnvironment
        $envPath = $env:PATH
        if ($envPath.ToLower().Contains($pathToRemove.ToLower())) {
          Write-Host "The PATH environment variable already contains the directory '$pathToRemove'. Removing..."
          $actualPath = Get-EnvironmentVariable -Name 'Path' -Scope $pathType -PreserveVariables
    
          $newPath = $actualPath -replace [regex]::Escape($pathToRemove + ';'),'' -replace ';;',';'
    
          if (($pathType -eq [System.EnvironmentVariableTarget]::Machine) -and !(Test-ProcessAdminRights)) {
            Write-Warning "Removing path from machine environment variable is not supported when not running as an elevated user!"
          } else {
            Set-EnvironmentVariable -Name 'Path' -Value $newPath -Scope $pathType
          }
    
          $env:PATH = $newPath
        }
      }
    }
    

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Dependencies

Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • PHP Authors

Tags

Release Notes

https://secure.php.net/ChangeLog-7.php#7.1.8

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) 7.1.9 1447 Thursday, August 31, 2017 waiting for maintainer
PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) 7.1.7 13487 Thursday, July 6, 2017 approved
PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) 7.1.6 18509 Thursday, June 8, 2017 approved
PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) 7.1.5 15971 Wednesday, May 10, 2017 approved
PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) 7.1.4 17149 Wednesday, April 12, 2017 approved
PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) 7.1.3 17469 Thursday, March 16, 2017 approved
PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) 7.1.2 27967 Wednesday, February 15, 2017 approved
PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) 7.1.1.20170212 1444 Sunday, February 12, 2017 approved
PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) 7.1.1 5449 Thursday, January 19, 2017 approved
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