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Bug #22702 PEAR DB missing php_ in load extension
Submitted: 2003-03-14 08:54 UTC Modified: 2003-04-03 01:18 UTC
From: kristof dot nast-kolb at foroso dot de Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: PEAR related
PHP Version: 4.3.1 OS: windows 2000
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2003-03-14 08:54 UTC] kristof dot nast-kolb at foroso dot de
DB tries to load the database extension if it isn't loaded yet. But the "php_" prefix for the dll name isn't set when calling @dl() onWindows systems.
all extensions dlls on Windows start with php_


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 [2003-03-27 07:59 UTC]
Could you please try if the following patch works for you?

Index: DB.php
RCS file: /repository/pear/DB/DB.php,v
retrieving revision 1.17
diff -u -r1.17 DB.php
--- DB.php	18 Feb 2003 13:26:09 -0000	1.17
+++ DB.php	27 Mar 2003 13:58:38 -0000
@@ -569,7 +569,8 @@
         if (!extension_loaded($name)) {
             $dlext = OS_WINDOWS ? '.dll' : '.so';
-            @dl($name . $dlext);
+            $dlprefix = OS_WINDOWS ? 'php_' : '';
+            @dl($dlprefix . $name . $dlext);
             return extension_loaded($name);
         return true;
 [2003-04-02 10:57 UTC]
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 [2003-04-03 00:01 UTC] kristof dot nast-kolb at foroso dot de
Yes, that solves the problem. thanks.
 [2003-04-03 00:26 UTC]
this is not fixed in CVS yet - Martin do you want do to the honors..
 [2003-04-03 01:18 UTC]
Fixed in CVS.
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