Subject Re: [firebird-php] Ongoing distribution saga ....
Author Lester Caine
marius adrian popa wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 4, 2009 at 5:00 AM, Lester Caine<lester@...> wrote:
>> OK I've bounced through a few more distributions now and none was ideal
>> for the development machines :(
>> However I have ended up with Fedora 11 on a box, and almost everything
>> installed from the distribution ...
>> Apache 2.2.13, PHP 5.2.9 and Firebird 2.1.3 along with Flamerobin all there.
>> Had to start httpd and xinetd manually, but I think that is sensible.
>> Only thing missing was, but I've cloned that from the SUSE
>> machine along with an interbase.ini and pinched a copy of my phpinfo.php
>> and everything is running as far as that is concerned, but when trying
>> to connect via PHP I'm getting a problem. ibtest.php is giving me an
>> unable to find localhost, yet flamerobin is connecting fine.
> What is in the php/apache log ? usually i avoid to mix the rpm from
> various distros
>> Is this likely to mean that I need to rebuild on this machine?
> why do you punish yourself ? there is remi repository
> you can enable it and use it to upgrade to php 5.3.x

But PHP5.3 is no use - far too much work to upgrade the current code
base and things like eaccelerator and magicwand have not been re-written
yet :(
Switching TO 5.3 is punishing ;) and simply hiding the warnings is not
something I'm happy to do!

All I need is a working 5.2.9 .... I think?

Lester Caine - G8HFL
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