php-pecl-Fileinfo - Fileinfo is a PHP extension that wraps the libmagic library

Distribution: CentOS 5
Repository: PUIAS Server i386
Package name: php-pecl-Fileinfo
Package version: 1.0.4
Package release: 3.PU_IAS.5
Package architecture: i386
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 14.02 KB
Download size: 10.73 KB
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This extension allows the retrieval of file type information for the vast majority of files. This information may include such information as dimensions or compression quality of images, duration of sound files, etc... Additionally, it can also be used to retrieve the MIME type for a particular file, and for text files, the proper language encoding.


  • config(php-pecl-Fileinfo) = 1.0.4-3.PU_IAS.5
  • php-Fileinfo
  • php-pecl(Fileinfo)
  • php-pecl-Fileinfo = 1.0.4-3.PU_IAS.5

    Install Howto

    1. Create the repository config file /etc/yum.repos.d/puias-server.repo:
      name=PUIAS Server
    2. Install php-pecl-Fileinfo rpm package:
      # yum install php-pecl-Fileinfo


    • /etc/php.d/Fileinfo.ini
    • /usr/lib/php/modules/
    • /usr/share/doc/php-pecl-Fileinfo-1.0.4/CREDITS
    • /usr/share/doc/php-pecl-Fileinfo-1.0.4/LICENSE


    2007-04-16 - Brandon Holbrook <fedora AT theholbrooks DOT org> 1.0.4-3 - magic.h is now part of file-devel, not file. Changed buildreqs

    2007-04-14 - Brandon Holbrook <fedora AT theholbrooks DOT org> 1.0.4-2 - Added a patch to config.m4 that fixes improper detection of the system's magic database file [bz 235110]

    2006-12-29 - Brandon Holbrook <fedora AT theholbrooks DOT org> 1.0.4-1 - Bumped to upstream 1.0.4

    2006-10-05 - Christian Iseli <> 1.0.3-3 - rebuilt for unwind info generation, broken in gcc-4.1.1-21

    2006-09-17 - Brandon Holbrook <fedora AT theholbrooks DOT org> 1.0.3-2 - Strict Requires: php_api - Grammatically correct Summary + Description

    2006-09-13 - Brandon Holbrook <fedora AT theholbrooks DOT org> 1.0.3-1 - initial RPM