News Feed
Sections




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

Turn of the Crank:
PHP 5, Sqlite, and Windows
September 12, 2006 @ 16:16:02

Sometimes, a technology sounds like a great, simple answer to all of your problems. That, however, was not the experience of this blogger when checking out SQLite on Windows.

My first task at my new job was a simple enough one. All our customers have a review site that has a list of contacts. The file was contacts.html and it was just a static html file.

Since there are already 100s of sites using the static html, I wanted to avoid any kind of complex migration or external database. I decided to give SQLite a try since the db files are so portable. Each site would have it's own database with a single contacts table. Simple right? Let me go over all the problems I ran into.

He starts off with the fact that SQLite 3 doesn't work with PHP (different client drivers in PHP) and that PHP doesn't like SQLite 2 all that much either. His third and final experience? That SQLite isn't the brightest when it comes to working with directory permissions.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
sqlite windows client version support directory permissions sqlite windows client version support directory permissions


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Paul Jones' Blog: Protaculous in Solar

Phish Tank: Install & Configure Apache+PHP+ZendFramework+OracleDbXe On Windows In Minutes

Lorna Mitchell: PHP 5.4 Benchmarks

Pablo Viquez's Blog: Zend Framework Documentation

Ilia Alshanetsky's Blog: 5.2.2RC2 Released


Community Events

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


interview middleware api opinion conference framework laravel5 release laravel podcast unittest wordpress library series introduction voicesoftheelephpant development community extension language

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