Installing PHP 7.2 on OSX with Homebrew

Its always considered a good practice to keep your machine updated with the latest PHP version. In this short article, we'll look at the simple steps on upgrading our PHP to 7.2

Follow the simple steps below to upgrade to PHP version on you OSX to 7.2

Step # 01: Make sure the brew is updated

brew update

brew upgrade

Step # 02: Unlink the Previously installed PHP version

brew unlink php71

If you have another older version of PHP, write that instead.

Finally – Install PHP 7.2

brew install php72

Wait for the installation to finish, you’re now running on PHP 7.2. You may run php -v to check the current PHP version on your machine.

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