So i’m getting an error when i’m trying to upload an image.

Error:
gd library extension not available with this php installation

How to install GD library extension on my Laravel app.

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Hi there @SteveEGL,

If you are on an Ubuntu server you could do that by running the following command:

  • sudo apt install php-gd

After that, you would need to restart your webserver:

  • In case that you are using Apache run:
  • sudo systemctl restart apache2
  • In case that you are using Nginx run:
  • sudo systemctl restart nginx

Regards,
Bobby

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