Distributing and packaging phpMyAdmin¶
This document is intended to give advices to people who want to redistribute phpMyAdmin inside other software package such as Linux distribution or some all in one package including web server and MySQL server.
Generally you can customize some basic aspects (paths to some files and
For example if you want setup script to generate config file in var, change
/var/lib/phpmyadmin/config.inc.php and you
will also probably want to skip directory writable check, so set
SETUP_DIR_WRITABLE to false.
phpMyAdmin includes several external libraries, you might want to replace them with system ones if they are available, but please note that you should test whether version you provide is compatible with the one we ship.
Currently known list of external libraries:
jQuery js framework and various jQuery based libraries.
The download kit includes various Composer packages as dependencies.