[Xerte-dev] Re: PHP compatibility

David Goodwin david at palepurple.co.uk
Wed Oct 16 11:18:42 BST 2013

On 16 Oct 2013, at 11:02, "Tom Reijnders" <reijnders at tor.nl> wrote:

> I don't know how much work it is, I have the impression it's not to much, but haven't investigated yet. But I agree with Pat that we should use an abstraction layer. As that offers the most flexibillity in the future
> I would like to implement MySQLi and PDO to start with.

Assuming db_query etc is adequate, both of those would be easy enough.
> Fundings are always welcome. I just don't think it is so much work, as we don't do anything fancy with SQL.
> The other thing I would like to do (and I already started on that) for the next version, is to get rid of the current site_details table, and replace it with a key,value table.

the 'config' table already exists/existed [may have disappeared for all I know] for that purpose.


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