MongoDB PHP Extension 1.7.2 released

The PHP team is happy to announce that version 1.7.2 of the mongodb PHP extension is now available on PECL.

Release Highlights

This release fixes compilation issues when compiling with client-side encryption on Alpine Linux. The libmongocrypt dependency has been updated to 1.0.3 to fix this issue.

A complete list of resolved issues in this release may be found at: Release Notes - MongoDB Jira


Documentation is available on


We would appreciate any feedback you might have on the project:


You can either download and install the source manually, or you can install the extension with:

pecl install mongodb

or update with:

pecl upgrade mongodb

Windows binaries are available on PECL:

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