ImageMagick With PHP-imagick Installation On Plesk Server

If you want to install ImageMagick with PHP-imagick module then follow the below simple steps ::

ImageMagick Installation

[[email protected] ~]# yum install ImageMagick
[[email protected] ~]# yum install ImageMagick-devel

PHP-imagick Installation

[[email protected] ~]# yum install gcc
[[email protected] ~]# yum install make automake
[[email protected] ~]# yum install php-pear

[[email protected] ~]# yum install php-devel
[[email protected] ~]# pecl install imagick


This will  create a  imagick.so file under [/usr/lib/php/modules/] for 32 Bit machine or [/usr/lib64/php/modules/imagick.so] for 64 Bit machine and you can enable it by adding the below entry in php.ini file

extension = "imagick.so"

or

 echo "extension=imagick.so" > /etc/php.d/imagick.ini

and finally restart  httpd service for the changes to take effect .

[[email protected] ~]# /etc/init.d/httpd restart

You can verify  the installation of both the modules using the below commands ::

For ImageMagick

[[email protected] ~]# which convert
/usr/bin/convert

For PHP-imagick

[[email protected] ~]# php -m | grep  imagick
imagick

That’s all , easy isn’t.