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I want to edit the php.ini file. How do I find it? I tried phpinfo()
and saw a bunch of path info, but none to php.ini.
Jul 17 '05 #1
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On 1 Sep 2004 16:00:41 -0700, lk******@geocit ies.com (lawrence) wrote:
I want to edit the php.ini file. How do I find it? I tried phpinfo()
and saw a bunch of path info, but none to php.ini.

It's always been in the phpinfo() output in any version I remember.

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Jul 17 '05 #2
Hi Lawrence,

Try this at the command line:

prompt:~$ find / -name php.ini

This command will search your entire file system for a file named php.ini,
and when it find's it, it will give you the full path to it.



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I want to edit the php.ini file. How do I find it? I tried phpinfo()
and saw a bunch of path info, but none to php.ini.

Jul 17 '05 #3
lawrence wrote:
I want to edit the php.ini file. How do I find it? I tried phpinfo()
and saw a bunch of path info, but none to php.ini.

locate php.ini
Jul 17 '05 #4
*** lawrence escribió/wrote (1 Sep 2004 16:00:41 -0700):
I want to edit the php.ini file. How do I find it? I tried phpinfo()
and saw a bunch of path info, but none to php.ini.

It should be in the very first table, labeled "Configurat ion File (php.ini)
Path". There can also be some other entries: "Scan this dir for additional
..ini files" and "additional .ini files parsed".

If it's an RPM release, just type:

rpm -ql | grep php.ini

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