[nycphp-talk] mcrypt_encrypt

Ajai Khattri ajai at
Sun Jan 25 14:46:13 EST 2009

On Sun, 25 Jan 2009, Michele Waldman wrote:

> I'm guessing my hosting provider didn't include it.  So what's new?
> I see a lot on line about using use_entension=php_mcrypt.dll, but that's in
> a windows environment.
> Does anyone know?  If I have to do anything in the php.ini file to use
> mcrypt on linux/apache/redhat?  Or if it's installed it just works?

What does phpinfo() show?

> I hate to think I'm going to have to recompile php on my machine, just
> to get that function.

Maybe you will have to. But more importantly, your hosting provider will 
have to be told/convinced.


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