Subject: Re: PHP not talking to MySQL
To: Frank DeChellis <>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/06/2003 21:39:21
Perhaps try adding

to your php.ini file? Normally located under /usr/pkg/etc/php.ini.
You'd need to add


to your php.init as well in order to have it working.


Frank DeChellis wrote:
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> Hi!
> We have NetBSD 1.6_STABLE, PHP 4.1.2 and MySQL 3.23.
> For some reason, PHP works fine until you try and do anything with MySQL.
> MySQL works fine at the command prompt.  IS there a file that we need to
> edit to configure PHP to use MySQL.
> Any help you can offer is appreciated.
> Thanks
> Frank
> Here are the packages we have installed.
> php-4.1.2           HTML-embedded scripting language
> php-pcre-4.1.2      PHP4 extension for Perl-compatible regular expressions
> php-session-4.1.2nb1 PHP4 extension for session-handling
> php-gettext-4.1.2   PHP4 extension for gettext support
> php-xml-4.1.2       PHP4 extension for parsing XML
> php-imap-4.1.2      PHP4 extension for IMAP (Internet Mailbox Access
> Protocol)
> ap-php-4.1.2        Apache module for PHP4
> php-mysql-4.1.2     PHP4 extension for MySQL databases
> phpmyadmin-2.2.0    Set of PHP-scripts to adminstrate MySQL over the WWW
> mysql-client-3.23.49nb1 MySQL, a free SQL database (client)
> mysql-server-3.23.49 MySQL, a free SQL database (server)
> php-mysql-4.1.2     PHP4 extension for MySQL databases
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