From:  phpdev@ehrhardt.nl (Jan Ehrhardt)
Date:  30 Aug 2014 20:41:48 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.php.net/php.internals.win
Subject:  

PHP SQL Server support

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Pierre Joye in php.internals.win (Tue, 17 Sep 2013 16:55:45 -0700):
>On Tue, Sep 17, 2013 at 4:42 PM, Hans Z  wrote:
>>
>> The other thing is trying to use x64 SQL Server (and possibly DB2) client
>> libraries in server environments.  After dealing with the first, I basically
>> skipped the second :)
>
>Well, as far as I can tell (well, I can tell a lot right now), it is
>not supported yet, but that's coming soonish. I can't give a date yet
>but this is something independent from the core x64 support. We will
>provide the binaries just like we do already for other PECL
>extensions.

Soonish? There still is no x64 build and there still is no driver for
PHP 5.5 & 5.6. This really is bad publicity for Microsoft:

http://sqlsrvphp.codeplex.com/discussions/441706#post1294269

This guy has fixed the source code for x64 and 5.5+:

http://robsphp.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/unofficial-microsoft-sql-server-driver.html

Jan