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What is the standard way to connect MS SQL SERVER?

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I have to connect MS SQL SERVER 2005 and develop a web application. What is the best way to connect and use the functions similar MySQL?

Is it ok to use this kind, http://ie.php.net/function.mssql-connect 

OR any other way to connect?
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 1000 total points
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you can also use the following:
* php odbc
* ado : http://adodb.sourceforge.net/
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What about PDO ?
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I have not used PDO so far ...
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if you have the mod_mssql installed it's the same as mysql
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thanks
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