"Marcjon Louwersheimer" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote in message news:[EMAIL PROTECTED] > Hi. I developed a forum using php5 and mysql. Right now I'm hosting it on > my computer, for version for myself and another for a school I volunteer > at. I would like to move the forums to the school's server. Apperently > they don't have MySQL, they have PostgreSQL. I was just wondering, how > much like MySQL is PostgreSQL? Would it be possible to create general > functions (MySQL style) that could also work for PostgreSQL, based on > what a config file set? Right now I have a file that's specific to each > forum, so I could specify PostgreSQL or MySQL and based on that the > function would do the appropriate action. So how much like MySQL is > PostgreSQL?
Hi Marcjon, I can't answer your question regarding the difference of MySQL and PostgreSQL but using a database abstraction layer like PEAR::DB should solve your problem: http://pear.php.net/package/DB Regards, Torsten > -- > Marcjon -- PHP Database Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php