Install PhpStorm on CentOS 8
Before you start to install PhpStorm on CentOS 8. You must have the non-root user account on your system with sudo privileges.
First, we will download PhpStorm using the official PhpStorm download page using wget command. At the time writing this tutorial, the current latest version available is
2018.3.2. You can check latest version for installation if you want.
sudo wget https://download-cf.jetbrains.com/webide/PhpStorm-2018.3.2.tar.gz
Now extract the downloaded package using the following command.
tar -xvf PhpStorm-2018.3.2.tar.gz
Navigate inside the extracted directory.
Now to run PhpStorm like normal programs you should create a symbolic link using the following command.
sudo ln -s ./PhpStorm-2018.3.2/bin/phpstorm.sh /usr/bin/phpstorm
You can launch PhpStorm using the following command.
On starting PhpStorm first time you will be asked to import settings. If you have settings from the older version then you can import or select “Do not import settings”.
You will get the following output after accepting the license and setting up the initial configuration.
You have successfully learned how to install PhpStorm on CentOS 8. If you have any queries regarding this then please don’t forget to comment below.