PHP 5.3.8 Packages for Debian 6.0
Posted on: 08/23/2011 07:52 PM has released PHP 5.3.8 packages for Debian 6.0

Using Dotdeb is very simple:

For the main Dotdeb repository, depending on your distribution (lenny/oldstable or squeeze/stable), add these two lines to your /etc/apt/sources.list file (choosing a mirror near you) :
Squeeze :
deb stable all
deb-src stable all
Lenny :
deb oldstable all
deb-src oldstable all
(Optional) If you’re running Debian 5.0 “Lenny” and you want PHP 5.3 instead of the default PHP 5.2, add these two additionnal lines too :
deb oldstable all
deb-src oldstable all
You don’t need this if you’re running Debian 6.0 “Squeeze” : PHP 5.3 is the default branch

Then fetch the appropriate GnuPG key
cat dotdeb.gpg | sudo apt-key add -
Run apt-get update
You should now be able to use the Dotdeb packages with apt-get (or dselect, or aptitude as well…)

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