Subject Re: [firebird-php] PHP Driver status
Author Pierre Joye

On Wed, Oct 22, 2008 at 10:09 AM, masotti <masotti@...> wrote:

> I've replied to Lester on fb-support list, trying here to be synthetic.
> I'm not sure, but it's true that PHP windows distribution will or/and
> need to include a copy of fbclient.dll?

Yes, for the builds not using the VC6 versions of fbclient.

> This eventual copy, will be installed in windows system directory or
> only in PHP installation directory tree?

As said earlier in this thread, in the php installation tree.

> And this is more or less a firebird user support question: if there is
> another copy of fbclient.dll installed elsewhere (say /Program
> Files/firebird/firebird_2_1/bin) used by IBExpert, Flamerobin, or
> IBO/IBX legacy application Delphi programs, is there any conflict using
> local connection trough web and localhost connection trough other apps
> (and FB client library)?

I can't answer this question. However I would be surprised if it is
not possible. Just like pgsql can have many connection to a server
from the same host. Each library are not related to each other.

> P.S. @Pierre
> How can I run test in Windows without VC (i.e. running "make test") but
> only using PHP?

See README.TESTING in our sources release:

Pierre |