# Installation

# Requirements

  • php:^8.1
  • ext-pcntl

Typically the PCNTL extension is part of the default PHP installation, you can check if the extension is active with the php -m command, if it is not listed you must activate it.

# Composer installation

You must have Composer (opens new window) installed on your computer; To create your first Phenix project, you can run Composer's create-project command.

composer create-project phenixphp/phenix phenix

After the project has been created, start Phenix's server with the following command:

php public/index.php

# Send request

Using CURL, you can send a test request:


The server responds with a default greeting:

Hello, world!