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From:Paul DuBois Date:January 13 2003 11:10pm
Subject:Re: Upgrading to version 4.
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At 23:45 +0100 1/13/03, Stefan Hinz, iConnect (Berlin) wrote:
>Maximo,
>
>>  My company's website is running version 3.23.53a, and the main client
>that
>>  uses MySQL is PHP 4.2.3.  Will mysql_connect() no longer work in
>>  PHP?  Although this manual entry is talking about the C API functions,
>I
>>  assume PHP uses these to communicated with MySQL.  Perhaps I might be
>>  wrong, but I would like to just double check.
>
>PHP's mysql_connect() is just a wrapper around the C API mysql_connect.

Huh?  PHP's mysql_connect() has been using mysql_real_connect() for
several years now.

>As the manual says:
>
>"This function is deprecated. It is preferable to use
>mysql_real_connect() instead."
>
>I assume that PHP 4.2.3 is already using mysql_real_connect(). If this
>is not the case, I'm quite sure (if no one here disagrees ;) that PHP 5
>will.
>
>And I'm really sure that it will always be called mysql_connect() in
>PHP, just to keep things easy.
>
>Regards,
>--
>   Stefan Hinz <hinz@stripped>
>   Geschäftsführer / CEO iConnect GmbH <http://iConnect.de>
>   Heesestr. 6, 12169 Berlin (Germany)
>   Tel: +49 30 7970948-0  Fax: +49 30 7970948-3

Thread
Upgrading to version 4.Maximo Migliari13 Jan
  • Re: Upgrading to version 4.iConnect \(Berlin\) Stefan Hinz13 Jan
    • Re: Upgrading to version 4.Paul DuBois14 Jan
  • Re: Upgrading to version 4.Zak Greant14 Jan