How to Install PHP 8.3 in AlmaLinux 9

PHP is a script language and interpreter that is freely available and used primarily on Linux Web servers.

To add EPEL and REMI Repository.

dnf install

dnf -y install

To install yum utilities.

dnf -y install yum-utils

To enable php 8.3 Remi repository.

dnf module reset php

dnf module install php:remi-8.3


[root@vps ~]# dnf module install php:remi-8.3
Last metadata expiration check: 0:00:25 ago on Thu 07 Dec 2023 01:14:08 AM UTC.
Dependencies resolved.
 Package            Arch     Version                       Repository      Size
Installing group/module packages:
 php-cli            x86_64   8.3.0-1.el9.remi              remi-modular   5.5 M
 php-common         x86_64   8.3.0-1.el9.remi              remi-modular   1.2 M
 php-fpm            x86_64   8.3.0-1.el9.remi              remi-modular   1.9 M
 php-mbstring       x86_64   8.3.0-1.el9.remi              remi-modular   575 k
 php-xml            x86_64   8.3.0-1.el9.remi              remi-modular   216 k
Installing dependencies:
 httpd-filesystem   noarch   2.4.57-5.el9                  appstream       12 k
 libxslt            x86_64   1.1.34-9.el9                  appstream      240 k
 oniguruma5php      x86_64   6.9.9-1.el9.remi              remi-safe      219 k
Installing weak dependencies:
 nginx-filesystem   noarch   1:1.20.1-14.el9_2.1.alma.1    appstream      8.4 k
Installing module profiles:
Enabling module streams:
 php                         remi-8.3

Transaction Summary
Install  9 Packages

Total download size: 9.9 M
Installed size: 55 M
Is this ok [y/N]:

To install any remaining updates.

dnf update

Install PHP 8.3

To install PHP.

dnf install php


[root@vps ~]# dnf install php
Last metadata expiration check: 0:01:12 ago on Thu 07 Dec 2023 01:14:08 AM UTC.
Dependencies resolved.
 Package              Arch       Version                 Repository        Size
 php                  x86_64     8.3.0-1.el9.remi        remi-modular     1.8 M
Installing dependencies:
 apr                  x86_64     1.7.0-11.el9            appstream        123 k
 apr-util             x86_64     1.6.1-23.el9            appstream         94 k
 apr-util-bdb         x86_64     1.6.1-23.el9            appstream         12 k
 capstone             x86_64     4.0.2-10.el9            appstream        766 k
 httpd-core           x86_64     2.4.57-5.el9            appstream        1.4 M
 httpd-tools          x86_64     2.4.57-5.el9            appstream         80 k
 libsodium            x86_64     1.0.18-8.el9            epel             161 k
 mailcap              noarch     2.1.49-5.el9            baseos            32 k
Installing weak dependencies:
 apr-util-openssl     x86_64     1.6.1-23.el9            appstream         14 k
 php-opcache          x86_64     8.3.0-1.el9.remi        remi-modular     573 k
 php-pdo              x86_64     8.3.0-1.el9.remi        remi-modular     120 k
 php-sodium           x86_64     8.3.0-1.el9.remi        remi-modular      62 k

Transaction Summary
Install  13 Packages

Total download size: 5.2 M
Installed size: 25 M
Is this ok [y/N]:

To check PHP Version.

php -v


[root@vps ~]# php -v
PHP 8.3.0 (cli) (built: Nov 21 2023 14:40:35) (NTS gcc x86_64)
Copyright (c) The PHP Group
Zend Engine v4.3.0, Copyright (c) Zend Technologies
    with Zend OPcache v8.3.0, Copyright (c), by Zend Technologies

This concludes our topic of installing PHP 8.3 on AlmaLinux 9 the system.