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I need to add a php extension to a custom php.ini file. The extension is installed locally, not in usr/lib. How do I make php "look for" the extension there?

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Specify it as an absolute path? – Garrett Nov 18 '11 at 16:57
    
Nope, didn't work. – Yitzchak Nov 18 '11 at 17:08
    
You should be able to override the extension_dir setting with the custom php.ini to point it at the directory which contains the extension. – Garrett Nov 18 '11 at 17:33
    
I'll keep trying then. Must be some setting. – Yitzchak Nov 20 '11 at 16:33

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