• Installing/Configuring
  • Runtime Configuration

  • Runtime Configuration
  • Runtime Configuration

    Runtime Configuration

    The behaviour of these functions is affected by
    settings in php.ini.

    InterBase configuration options
    Name Default Changeable Changelog
    ibase.allow_persistent “1” PHP_INI_SYSTEM  
    ibase.max_persistent “-1” PHP_INI_SYSTEM  
    ibase.max_links “-1” PHP_INI_SYSTEM  
    ibase.default_db NULL PHP_INI_SYSTEM  
    ibase.default_user NULL PHP_INI_ALL  
    ibase.default_password NULL PHP_INI_ALL  
    ibase.default_charset NULL PHP_INI_ALL  
    ibase.timestampformat “%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S” PHP_INI_ALL  
    ibase.dateformat “%Y-%m-%d” PHP_INI_ALL  
    ibase.timeformat “%H:%M:%S” PHP_INI_ALL  

    For further details and definitions of the PHP_INI_* modes, see the
    Where a
    configuration setting may be set

    Here’s a short explanation of the configuration

    ibase.allow_persistent boolean

    Whether to allow persistent
    to Firebird/InterBase.

    ibase.max_persistent integer

    The maximum number of persistent Firebird/InterBase
    connections per process. New connections created with
    ibase_pconnect() will be non-persistent if this number would be

    The maximum number of Firebird/InterBase
    connections per process, including persistent connections.

    ibase.default_db string

    The default database to connect to when
    ibase_[p]connect() is called without specifying a database name. If
    this value is set and SQL safe mode is enabled, no other
    connections than to this database will be allowed.

    ibase.default_user string

    The user name to use when connecting to a database
    if no user name is specified.

    ibase.default_password string

    The password to use when connecting to a database
    if no password is specified.

    ibase.default_charset string

    The character set to use when connecting to a
    database if no character set is specified.

    ibase.timestampformat string

    ibase.dateformat string

    ibase.timeformat string

    These directives are used to set the date and time
    formats that are used when returning dates and times from a result
    set, or when binding arguments to date and time parameters.