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RHEL 6 & PHPMyAdmin, can they get along

For a bevy of reasons, most of them good, I am being forced to move an old PHP/MySQL application to a new server until it can be phased out.  I have administrative access on the new server and can change just about anything, with the exception of the big 4.  

RHEL6.5 Santiago - 64Bit
Apache 2.2.1
MySQL 5.1.73
PHP 5.3.3

My concern is whether or not I can get phpMyAdmin functioning securely and reliably.    

The PHPMyAdmin website references the EPEL Fedora Project for RHEL.

This directs me to an older version of PHPMyAdmin

I don't think this older version is fully compatible with PHP 5.3.3.  I'm also somewhat concerned about possible security risks, however version seems to have addressed the major ones.  After diving into a number of forums I see a lot of posts troubleshooting this installation, admittedly they are a few years old.

Am I missing the obvious?  Is there a different approach I can take which will allow me to install version 4.1 of phpMyAdmin?  If not what is my major hurdle for getting this working?
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Why not forgo phpMyAdmin and just use Adminer
Dave BaldwinFixer of ProblemsCommented:
The only difference that I can see is that the version from the repository probably installs in the 'system' while installing 4.1 (which requires PHP 5.3.0 or greater) would be on individual sites.  phpMyAdmin is a PHP application and will work on most web sites with PHP.  Version would require PHP 5.2 so it would still work on your system.
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