[freetds] [Fwd: Problems configuring php with freetds]
fdsubs at t-online.hu
Fri Jun 6 15:34:16 EDT 2008
On Jun 6, 2008, at 21:13, Michael Soh wrote:
>> Try to run you PHP script from the command line, rather than the
>> web environment, and you'll probably see that the database
>> connection is allowed there.
> I tried this but got the same result.
That's actually very helpful that you could reproduce the problem from
the command line. It's a lot easier to experiment and debug it there
with the web server out of the way.
> I tried enabling logging per the instructions on the web site. For
> some reason, logging isn't happening.
From the command line, you could try something like this:
TDSDUMPCONFIG=stdout TDSDUMP=stdout php /your/script/here.php
Then you should see a bunch of FreeTDS debug output dumped straight to
If you don't get anything, then somehow PHP is not even calling the
> Could it be that I compiled freetds and/or php incorrectly? Is
> there a way to check?
You could also check if the PHP mssql extension is linked to the
If you built the PHP mssql extension as shared:
$ php -i | grep extension_dir
extension_dir => /usr/local/lib/php/extensions/no-debug-non-zts-20020429
$ ldd /usr/local/lib/php/extensions/no-debug-non-zts-20020429/mssql.so
the output should have FreeTDS's libdb in there.
Or if you liked the PHP mssql extension in statically, check the php
$ ldd $(command -V php)
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