emblem-important-4-24.pngThe repository provides development versions which are not suitable for production usage.

Also read: PHP 8.1 as Software Collection

emblem-notice-24.pngInstallation : read the Repository configuration and choose installation mode.

Replacement of default PHP by version 8.1 installation, module way (simplest way on Fedora and EL-8):

dnf module reset php
dnf module install php:remi-8.1
dnf update

Replacement of default PHP by version 8.1 installation, repository way (simplest way on EL-7):

yum-config-manager --enable remi-php81
yum update php\*

Parallel installation of version 8.1 as Software Collection (recommended for tests):

yum install php81

emblem-important-2-24.pngTo be noticed :

  • EL8 rpm are build using RHEL-8.4
  • EL7 rpm are build using RHEL-7.9
  • lot of extensions are also available, see the PHP extension RPM status page and PHP version 8.1 tracker
  • follow the comments on this page for update until final version
  • should be proposed for Fedora 36

emblem-notice-24.pngInformation, read:

Base packages (php)

Software Collections (php81)