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How to manually install the Zend Optimizer Plus Opcode Cache on PHP 5.4

Feb 13 update! Zend Optimizer+ is now officially open source so these instructions to manually install the binary are no longer needed! Go here instead:

I’ve also written a control panel for it which you can find here:

With Zend supposedly open-sourcing their Optimizer+ opcode cache for PHP, likely replacing APC, I want to preview what I might be dealing with and any limitations/advantages.

However I did not want to install a bunch of unknown zend stuff into php slowing it down or causing conflicts, I only wanted the bare minimum and know exactly what I am installing.

Turns out it’s rather easy once you know what to look for.