Subject Re: [firebird-php] Re: Making PHP aware of Firebird
Author Lester Caine
> Bugger. I *really* didn't want to have to recompile things :-) But,
> having accepted that I have to, my second question remains. How do you
> compile it when the Firebird installation is not on the same machine?
> You have to point the configure to your Firebird path, but if there is
> no Firebird path, what do you do? Do you pass it the IP of the machine
> where Firebird is installed?

It's no different to the normal connection string? BUT you
do need a copy of Firebird installed on the server so that
ibWebAdmin can access the command line tools.

Perhaps I need to work on the Linux version of

In ibWebAdmin, you just provide the machine name of the
server you want to look at, but some of the pages will not
work if it can't find the right tool locally.

Lester Caine
L.S.Caine Electronic Services