MongoDB PHP Extension 1.8.2 released

The PHP team is happy to announce that version 1.8.2 of the mongodb PHP extension is now available on PECL.

Release Highlights

This release fixes compilation issues on AIX platforms. It updates the bundled libmongoc library to 1.17.2, which includes fixes for DNS lookups when using mongodb+srv:// connection strings.

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-1.8.2

or update with:

pecl upgrade mongodb-1.8.2

Windows binaries are available on PECL: