Zend Framework

Updated version of Zend_Db_Adapter_Odbtp_Mssql

As people start asking me about that ODBTP adapter for Zend Framework, I will publish it as attachment to this post now. It should work with the latest version of Zend Framework (as reported by a developer). If you want to use it, just copy the files to your include path (make sure the path…
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Zend Framework: Unicode DB adapter for SQL Server

Yeah, I finally got it managed to publish my proposal for the Zend Framwork ODBTP database adapter component:

http://framework.zend.com/wiki/display/ZFPROP/Zend_Db_Adapter_Odbtp_Mssql

The default MS SQL database driver does not work with Unicode, as SQL Server expects Unicode strings in the UCS-2 encoding (UCS-2 contains null bytes and the driver is not binary-safe). ODBTP works as layer between PHP and SQL Server and accepts Unicode strings in the UTF-8 encoding.