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PHP packaging in NixOS ❄

This is a sneak peak into the future 20.09 release of NixOS. The PHP packaging ecosystem in NixOS has been in a quite sad state for a long time. Partly because of the lack of people caring about PHP in Nix, but also that PHP is a bit weird when it comes to packaging. State of PHP before NixOS 20.09 Due to the lack of ability to do clever things like the python community does with =withPackages= to compose a package with the dependencies you need we have defaulted to provide a huge default package to accommodate all needs.

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