Subject Re: [firebird-php] PHP Driver status
Author Milan Babuskov
Giovanni Premuda wrote:
>> VC6, 7, 8 and 9 CRTs are not compatible with each other. It is not
>> recommended (read: don't do it) to mix them at runtime. For example,
>> when memory areas are allocated by a CRT and freed by another may end
>> to crashes.
> fbclient.dll and gds32.dll certainly do not depend on the CRT version of
> the application, they dont' even depend on the application using a C
> Runtime Library.

Erm, fbclient in Firebird 2.1 does. Please see firebird-devel archives.

To quote the most recent message on the issue by Alan McDonald:

"All FB 2.1 binaries requires MSVC8 run-time dlls on *any* OS."

Obviously, he meant, any _Microsoft_ OS ;)

Milan Babuskov