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When attempting to load a Kohana3 app onto my server, I was warned that mcrypt was not enabled. How would I go about enabling mcrypt on my CentOS server?

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I think you mean mcrypt

yum install php-mcrypt

Then restart apache

service httpd restart
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I did mean "mcrypt," sorry for the confusion. The "y" naturally follows after years of writing "mysql" I suppose. This worked marvelously - thanks again! – Sampson May 26 '10 at 15:00

php-mcrypt is available in EPEL.

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Fedora and CentOS rpms can be quite different. – Vladislav Rastrusny May 28 '10 at 9:48
EPEL is for RHEL/CentOS which is clearly stated on that page. – joschi May 29 '10 at 5:47
how can i add EPEL to my repo list so that I can use "yum" to install? – Shackrock Aug 20 '11 at 18:41

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