Subject Re: [ib-support] Best way to connect to Firebird with PHP?
Author Damian Dowling
At 15:15 09/12/2002, you wrote:
>Damian Dowling wrote:
> > PHP provides functions for Interbase 6.0, but there isn't any firebird
> > specific functions in PHP. Does anyone here have experience using PHP
> > with Firebird and if so what is the best way to connect to firebird
> > using PHP?
>AFAIK, there's nothing diferent between Firebird and InterBase in what those
>functions do, so you can use those ibase_* functions without any problems. I
>have few working web aplications that use Firebird + PHP + Apache without
>any problems so far, with all those ibase_* functions working properly.
>I only encountered one problem: when I run php script from shell... and if
>the script uses interbase functions, then I always get segmentation fault
>(and a core dump) at the end of execution... very strange. When running
>through Apache, everything seems to be ok.


Damian Dowling
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