I am trying to install PHP 7 from REMI repo, I managed to install it but when I try to issue command:

yum install php70

I get error

Error: Package: php70-php-cli-7.0.12-2.el7.remi.x86_64 (remi-safe)
           Requires: libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.15)(64bit)

I tried to look into installing GLIBC_2.15 on CentOS 6.8 but mostly found that it is not recommended. Is there any workaround or better way to install php7?

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    Dont mix and match packages and repos for el6 and el7.
    – user143703
    Oct 17 '16 at 14:36

You are obviously trying to install a EL-7 package on an EL-6 distro.

  • Remove the remi-release package
  • install the correct version
  • yum clean metadata

And PHP 7 is also available for EL-6 in my repo.

Reminder: follow the Wizard instructions.

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