PHP Docker Images ByJG

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A complete and small PHP Docker image based on Alpine Linux and run on the archictectures

  • amd64 (x86_64)
  • arm64 (Raspberry PI, Graviton, etc) - available after February 2021

The Docker ByJG PHP Images has several bundled images based on PHP in different versions.

The PHP images are ready to use in:

  • Development Environment
  • Production Environment
  • CI/CD environments (like Travis-CI, Circle-CI, Jenkis, Bitbucket Pipelines, and others)
  • IDE Integration

PHP Versions

  • 8.0.7
  • 7.4.20
  • 7.3.27
  • 7.2.33
  • 7.1.33
  • 7.0.33
  • 5.6.40

PHP Images

Five different images for each PHP Version

  • base - Minimal Image, base for the other
  • cli - PHP with Command Line installed (composer, phpunit, etc)
  • fpm - PHP with FPM installed
  • fpm-apache - PHP and Apache using FPM
  • fpm-nginx - PHP and Nginx using FPM

Environment variables

Here a list of environment variables.

Supported Tags

Tag Montly builds
8.0-base yes
8.0-cli yes
8.0-fpm yes
8.0-fpm-apache yes
8.0-fpm-nginx yes
7.4-base yes
7.4-cli yes
7.4-fpm yes
7.4-fpm-apache yes
7.4-fpm-nginx yes
7.3-base yes
7.3-cli yes
7.3-fpm yes
7.3-fpm-apache yes
7.3-fpm-nginx yes
7.2-base -
7.2-cli -
7.2-fpm -
7.2-fpm-apache -
7.2-fpm-nginx -
7.1-base -
7.1-cli -
7.1-fpm -
7.1-fpm-apache -
7.1-fpm-nginx -
7.0-base -
7.0-cli -
7.0-fpm -
7.0-fpm-apache -
7.0-fpm-nginx -
5.6-base -
5.6-cli -
5.6-fpm -
5.6-fpm-apache -
5.6-fpm-nginx -

Since January 2021 all tags have also the suffix YYYY.MM. e.d

  • 8.0-fpm-nginx-2021.01

Image Sizes

Below a table with images uncompressed

PHP Version base cli fpm fpm-nginx fpm-apache
8.0 136MB 154MB 145MB 156MB 156MB
7.4 136MB 154MB 144MB 156MB 156MB
7.3 104MB 123MB 109MB 161MB 161MB
7.2 106MB 124MB 111MB 157MB 157MB
7.1 101MB 119MB 105MB 151MB 150MB
7.0 117MB 136MB 125MB 170MB 169MB
5.6 103MB 122MB 127MB 173MB 173MB

Building your own image

Detailed instructions can be found here.


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