PHP DevCenter: Common PHP Installation Problems
May 9, 2001
"Unfortunately, computing is more like an art than it is a science and things go wrong. I know that's a shocker but it's true. As such, there are common problems you might encounter when installing PHP. ..."
"One of the more common mistakes is trying to compile PHP with a module when you haven't yet installed that module on your system. If you want to have GD support with PHP, you have to install the GD libraries on your system first. ..."