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How to install mysqli on my server?

  • Posted June 17, 2014

It seems my server doesn’t have mysqli. How can I install it? I tried to follow the instructions on php.net by running the following command: <pre> ./configure --with-mysql=/usr –with-mysqli=/usr/bin/mysql_config </pre> It returns: <pre> -bash: ./configure: No such file or directory </pre> Thanks!

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which package to install to get MySQLi ?

Hi @adha - you have to recompile using EasyApache - go to advanced settings during the process and from there you can select the MySQLi extension.

Cheers,

Greg

I was finally able to do it through easyapache…

I also tried this: <pre> yum install php-mysqli </pre> And get this: <pre> Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile