Subject Re: [firebird-php] PHP Driver status
Author Milan Babuskov
Lester Caine wrote:
> Never used PHP4 so - not a problem for me.
> php_interbase was specific to PHP5 anyway ;)

Not sure what you mean by this? I used it with PHP4 on both Windows and
Linux for 4+ years.

> But I AM desperate for a clean Unicode build of PHP

Why? I mean, UTF8 support is working just fine.

Is there some actual problem you are having?

>> If you need new features you need to break things
> All *I'm* asking for is that the php_interbase that works in 5.2.6 is left
> alone in 5.3. I'm not asking for anything to change only that we keep what we
> have proven working? I've asked several time what needed to be changed between
> 5.2 and 5.3 but that question has never been answered, so I assume nothing? We
> just need it compiled?

There is a big change, PHP is moving to a different version of MSVC.
However, as far as I see, Pierre wants to help and try to compile
everything by himself and then tell us if there are any problems. So
maybe there are no problems. Let's help him, it's not that hard to give
a few useful pointers and tips.

> What we have today is stable and fast enough for what I need, but I could
> simply switch the driver in ADOdb and use any database.

That's because you use ADOdb ;)

Milan Babuskov