?
Solved

Call to undefined function mcrypt_get_iv_size() -Error

Posted on 2009-05-07
3
Medium Priority
?
4,226 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-13
I am getting an error "Call to undefined function mcrypt_get_iv_size() -Error "

I guess this could be solved by installing the right package.But i am new to this so could you please help me with this.

My OS is Linux (and is in a production env.)

So doing a YUM solve my problem or do I need to do something in the php.ini and do I need to restart the apache ? Thanks for your time
0
Comment
Question by:micro_learner
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 4

Accepted Solution

by:
aconrad earned 1500 total points
ID: 24330744
yum sounds good :

yum install php-mcrypt
yum install php-mhash
service httpd restart

0
 

Author Comment

by:micro_learner
ID: 24331146
I did that but it does not seem to work !
This is the output I got when I did the YUM install
 
yum install php-mcrypt
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
system-base               100% |=========================| 1.1 kB    00:00
system-updates-released   100% |=========================|  951 B    00:00
Reading repository metadata in from local files
Excluding Packages in global exclude list
Finished
Parsing package install arguments
No Match for argument: php-mcrypt
Nothing to do

[root@host ~]# yum install php-mhash
Setting up Install Process
Setting up repositories
system-base               100% |=========================| 1.1 kB    00:00
system-updates-released   100% |=========================|  951 B    00:00
Reading repository metadata in from local files
Excluding Packages in global exclude list
Finished
Parsing package install arguments
No Match for argument: php-mhash
Nothing to do
 
 
Do you think the install went ok ?
0
 
LVL 4

Assisted Solution

by:aconrad
aconrad earned 1500 total points
ID: 24332216
change gpgcheck=1 to 0 in edit /etc/yum.conf
its about unsigned packages.

hope it will work...
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Path Explorer

An intuitive utility to help find the CSS path to UI elements on a webpage. These paths are used frequently in a variety of front-end development and QA automation tasks.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Part of the Global Positioning System A geocode (https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/geocoding/) is the major subset of a GPS coordinate (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_Positioning_System), the other parts being the altitude and t…
It’s a season to be thankful, and we’re thankful for users like you who engage on site, solve technology problems, and network with others in the industry. What tech are we most thankful for? Keep reading.
Explain concepts important to validation of email addresses with regular expressions. Applies to most languages/tools that uses regular expressions. Consider email address RFCs: Look at HTML5 form input element (with type=email) regex pattern: T…
The viewer will learn how to count occurrences of each item in an array.
Suggested Courses

608 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question