Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 186690
dbx database function support missing in php php-5.1.2
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:28 EST
The dbx database functions were removed from the PHP 5.1.0 base
The are now maintained as a PECL extenstion
Source is avialable from:
I use these functions to allow easy flebility to switch databases without having
to change code except for the intial connection string.
Please add dbx extentions to the php rpm or make them available in a seperate rpm
*** Bug 186691 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
This would be welcomed as a contribution to Extras.
Considering that it breaks backwards compatability and will likely be included
in the next RHEL release, I feel that its important that it be included in the