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I have been trying to compile php with pcntl support without luck. I have tried following several tutorials, but none of them helped.

My website is currently "live" and I cannot afford much down time. I want to get this done right the first time.

Thanks to all.

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The package description for php5-cli in lenny indicates that it has pcntl support built in. Any reason you're not using this one? – DerfK Jan 8 '11 at 7:17
I thought I had to recompile php5, but later found out only pcntl needed to be compiled. Thanks for your answer anyways. – Bastien Jan 8 '11 at 21:46
up vote 1 down vote accepted

For anyone else with the same question:

don't recompile php5, only compile pcntl for your php version and move it to the php extension folder.

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