Jeff, ODBC should work just fine - you can just link --with-iodbc as per the HOWTOs on www.iodbc.org. If you use a native driver than the Informix client needs to be installed on the same box.
Best regards, Andrew Hill Director of Technology Evangelism - OpenLink Software Universal Data Access and the Virtuoso Universal Server http://www.openlinksw.com/virtuoso/whatis.htm On Saturday, October 5, 2002, at 11:44 PM, Jeff Bluemel wrote: > I've got informix on a sco open server box, and my webserver has php > 4.2.3 > with apache. I'm wondering what the best way to handle the > connectivity > into the sco box is (not concerned with how difficult this is to > setup, but > rather pure speed) > > do I try to use a native driver? if I use the native driver does > informix > have to be installed on the same box? do I just try to use odbc? > > -- > Jeff Bluemel > > > > -- > PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) > To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php > > > -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php