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Bug #51957 unable to build filter-extension shared
Submitted: 2010-05-31 15:47 UTC Modified: 2020-06-04 11:44 UTC
From: rs at bytecamp dot net Assigned: cmb (profile)
Status: Closed Package: Filter related
PHP Version: 5.2.13 OS: FreeBSD 7.1-RELEASE-p11
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2010-05-31 15:47 UTC] rs at bytecamp dot net
When compiling PHP from source, it is not possible to build the "filter" extension as a shared object:

./configure [...]
checking whether to enable input filter support... yes, shared
configure: error: 
You've configured extension filter to build statically, but it
depends on extension pcre, which you've configured to build shared.
You either need to build filter shared or build pcre statically for the
build to be successful.

Test script:
./configure \
        --prefix=/some/where --with-config-file-path=/some/where/etc \
        --disable-ipv6 \
        --enable-hash \
        --enable-bcmath=shared \
        --enable-libxml=shared --enable-xml=shared \
        --with-xmlrpc=shared \
        --enable-xmlreader=shared --enable-xmlwriter=shared \
        --enable-wddx=shared --with-xsl=shared \
        --with-openssl=shared \
        --with-imap=shared \
        --with-imap-ssl \
        --enable-ftp=shared \
        --with-zlib=shared --with-bz2=shared \
        --enable-calendar=shared \
        --enable-ctype=shared \
        --with-curl=shared \
        --enable-dba=shared \
        --enable-exif=shared \
        --with-pcre-regex=shared \
        --with-gd=shared \
        --enable-filter=shared \
        --with-png-dir \
        --with-jpeg-dir \
        --with-freetype-dir \
        --enable-gd-native-ttf \
        --with-gettext=shared \
        --with-mhash=shared \
        --with-iconv=shred \
        --enable-dom=shared \
        --enable-mbstring=shared \
        --with-mcrypt=shared \
        --enable-json=shared \
        --disable-mbregex \
        --with-mysql=shared \
        --with-mysqli=shared \
        --enable-pdo=shared --with-pdo-pgsql=shared --with-pdo-mysql=shared --with-pdo-sqlite=shared \
        --with-pgsql=shared \
        --enable-posix=shared \
        --with-pspell=shared \
        --enable-session \
        --enable-simplexml=shared \
        --enable-soap=shared \
        --enable-sockets=shared \
        --with-sqlite=shared \
        --enable-sqlite-utf8 \
        --enable-tokenizer=shared \


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 [2010-05-31 16:02 UTC]
-Status: Open +Status: To be documented
 [2010-05-31 16:02 UTC]
It can't and should not be build shared.
 [2010-05-31 16:09 UTC] rs at bytecamp dot net
If it shouldn't/can't be built shared, then does it mean, that I have to build pcre static too? Btw. in FreeBSD's ports collection, filter has always been a shared object and in PHP >=5.3 it can also be built shared without a problem.
 [2010-12-20 15:27 UTC]
-Package: *Compile Issues +Package: Filter related
 [2020-06-04 11:44 UTC]
-Status: Open +Status: Closed -Assigned To: +Assigned To: cmb
 [2020-06-04 11:44 UTC]
> in PHP >=5.3 it can also be built shared without a problem.

So I think this ticket can be closed. :)
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