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Mssql Archives

Installing SQLsrv extension for PHP 7.2 on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Mar/18/2020 2 min read by Marco Monteiro

One of our windows servers got updated to a more recent version of windows and SQLServer. Until then I was using the msSQL extension and was still on PHP 5.6 on our intranet at work.

Since this update I decided to upgrade our servers too and move to PHP 7.2 and obviously to the SQLsrv extension.

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Using the MSSQL driver to connect to a old SQL server in PHP

Jul/13/2018 1 min read by Marco Monteiro

One of reasons we had to use PHP 5.6 in one of our recent projets was related to the fact that we needed to get info from the clients ERP, that one only allowed a connection via MSSQL. So after we got the project running with PHP 5.6 instead of 7.2 we had to install the MSSQL drivers.

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