Nur Rony
Polyglot Programmer, DevOps and Forever Learner

Install latest PHP 5.6 using Ubuntu PPA

Install latest PHP 5.6 using Ubuntu PPA

It is very easy installing latest PHP 5.6 using PPA

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php5-5.6 -y  
sudo apt-get update  
sudo sudo apt-get install make php5\  
php5-mongo \  
php-pear \  
php5-dev \  
php5-mysql \  
php5-common \  
php5-cli \  
php5-curl \  
php5-fpm \  
php5-mcrypt \  
php5-xmlrpc \  
php5-gd \  
php5-json \  
php5-readline \  
mcrypt \  
curl \  
dh-make \  
libmcrypt-dev \  
mysql-server-5.6 \  
mysql-client-5.6 \  
php5-sqlite \  
php5-oauth 

You can remove or add extensions that is not needed by you. You may need to install software-properties-common previously known as python-software-properties