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I am php and sql server beginner. Please help. Blow is my code and error message. I like to connect to sql database. I am using windows 2000 server with sql server 2000. Thank you
<?
$link_ID = sql_connect("BK","dbo");                      
mysql_select_db("temp");                  

$result = mysql_query("select * from list;",$link_ID);  
$sn_index = mysql_num_rows($result);  

for ($index=0; $index < $sn_index ; $index++)
{
$arr[$index]= mysql_fetch_array($result);    
           
};

mysql_close($link_ID);  
?>

error message

Warning: mysql_connect(): Can't connect to MySQL server on 'BK' (10061)
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Question by:jwaut
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lozloz earned 400 total points
ID: 9862782
hi,

that error message suggests you're using mysql_connect but your code shows sql_connect so i assume you were testing that out.. you need to use mssql_connect i think, with the arguments server name, username then password (http://uk2.php.net/mssql_connect)

then you can use the sql functions show on the left to interact with it (your mysql functions e.g. mysql_query, mysql_num_rows need to change to mssql versions)

cheers,

loz
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by:jwaut
ID: 9863184
still does not work...

my code
<?
   $conn=mysql_connect("BK","administrator", '12345');
       if ($conn) {
       echo "Yeah i'm the best ;)";
   }
   else {
       echo "Woops ! ".mysql_get_last_message();
   }

?>

error message
Warning: mysql_connect(): Can't connect to MySQL server on 'BK' (10061) in c:\inetpub\wwwroot\test.php on line 2

Fatal error: Call to undefined function: mysql_get_last_message() in c:\inetpub\wwwroot\test.php on line 7

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by:lozloz
ID: 9863215
did you try hanging the functions mssql_*? you're using mysql there

loz
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by:jwaut
ID: 9863378
ok..then error message will be

Fatal error: Call to undefined function: mssql_connect() in c:\inetpub\wwwroot\test.php on line 2

thank you
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by:lozloz
ID: 9863408
you need to follow the instructions here to install the extension for windows or linux - http://uk2.php.net/manual/en/ref.mssql.php

loz
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by:jwaut
ID: 9863632
ok....in php.ini

original its like this
;extension=php_mssql.dll
I changed to
extension=php_mssql.dll

now error message is

Fatal error: Call to undefined function: mssql_connect() in c:\inetpub\wwwroot\test.php on line 2
PHP Warning: Unknown(): Unable to load dynamic library './php_mssql.dll' - The specified module could not be found. in Unknown on line 0

by the way, I am using 2000server with sql sever
and php is PHP Version 4.3.4.

THank you
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by:lozloz
ID: 9863688
from the manual:

The extension requires the MS SQL Client Tools to be installed on the system where PHP is installed. The Client Tools can be installed from the MS SQL Server CD or by copying ntwdblib.dll from \winnt\system32 on the server to \winnt\system32 on the PHP box. Copying ntwdblib.dll will only provide access. Configuration of the client will require installation of all the tools.

have you done that? looking the extensions folder of your php directory and see if php_mssql.dll is there as well

loz
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by:jwaut
ID: 9868901
In the extensions folder of my php directory, there is no php_mssql.dll this file. How can I get this file? thank you
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by:lozloz
ID: 9869045
can you check winnt\system32 or windows\system32 for it

cheers,

loz
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by:jwaut
ID: 9869082
I checked..nope..
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by:lozloz
ID: 9869173
ok download this then:

http://kromann.info/php4/php_mssql.dll

and put it in system32 folder and the extensions folder

loz
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by:jwaut
ID: 9869256
thank you very much. I think its worked. But now the error message is
Warning: mssql_connect(): message: Login failed for user 'jessie'. Reason: Not associated with a trusted SQL Server connection. (severity 14)
thank you
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by:lozloz
ID: 9869362
this is about your mssql configuration, i've never used sql server before so can't really help here but you'll need to change the windows/sql server authentication levels

loz
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by:jwaut
ID: 9869393
Thank you. You really helped me a lot.
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