News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Giri Mandalika's Sun Blog:
MySQL Native Driver for PHP, mysqlnd
January 19, 2009 @ 10:26:37

This new post on the PHP::Impact blog links to a Sun blog post about the MySQL driver that provides a more direct connection between your PHP instance and MySQL - mysqlnd.

Due to the tight integration into PHP 5.3 (and later), mysqlnd eliminates the dependency on the MySQL client programming support when the database extension(s) and the database driver are built with the support for mysqlnd. mysqlnd is not another PHP extension like mysqli nor it has an exposed API to the userland. It is a library that provides almost similar functionality as that of the MySQL client library, libmysql. mysqlnd and libmysql libraries implement the MySQL communication protocol - hence both of those libraries can be used to connect to the MySQL Server.

The Sun blog entry also walks you through the installation and configuration of a PHP instance with the native driver installed (with the upcoming PHP version, 5.3).

0 comments voice your opinion now!
mysqlnd native driver library php5 compile tutorial


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Gergely Hodicska's Blog: What is new in PHP 5.3 - part 3: mysqlnd

Scott Mattocks' Blog: PHP-GTK News #22

HowTo Forge: How To Set Up A Facebook RSS Feed Reader

NETTUTS.com: How to Create A Simple Web-based Chat Application

PHPBuilder.com: Creating an Online Survey - Part 2


Community Events

Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


composer opinion example community symfony application interview framework programming api language yii2 project podcast laravel list series introduction php7 part2

All content copyright, 2015 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework