Subject Re: [firebird-php] PHP Firebird Vista install problems
Author marius popa
On Tue, Oct 7, 2008 at 6:37 PM, masotti <masotti@...> wrote:
> Lester Caine ha scritto:
>> masotti wrote:
>>> You cannot develop an application using Interbase 8 and Firebird 2
>>> because client libraries (for sure IB library) are not code compatible.
>>> I think this can be explained better, but this is.
>> That probably hits the nail on the head.
>> Best explanation of why we do need to split off a php_firebird build of
>> the
>> driver.
> I've not hat time to explore sources and development system, but the
> minimal reworking of the library needs almost these steps:
> - change builded library name, from php_interbase to php_firebird
> - change default client library name, from GDS32.DLL to fbclient.dll
> - change all ibase_* entry points to fireb_* (or something like);
> internal names doesn't need to change at the momnent

I agree , maye it should be as an external module at the start
I will do an proposal on php internal mailing list

> Anything else?
> Ciao.
> Mimmo.