The php mcrypt extension on ubuntu 14.04 shows that it is installed properly, but phpmyadmin says:
The mcrypt extension is missing. Please check your PHP configuration.
My current php config is here. If you need anymore information, please contact me through the comments.
$ sudo apt-get install php5-mcrypt Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done php5-mcrypt is already the newest version. 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.