[Phpmyadmin-devel] sockets (again)

Olivier M. qmail at orion.8304.ch
Wed Aug 22 18:26:09 CEST 2001

Sorry, not answered that one yet :)

On Tue, Aug 21, 2001 at 12:30:29PM -0700, Robin Johnson wrote:
> But a few comments about it.
> Nowhere on the pages do we actually know if it's using the socket or the
> TCP/IP connection method.

Could be displayed somewhere... 

> I would suggest that we alter the main.php3, where it says:
> "MySQL 3.23.40robbat2-log running on localhost"
> to indicate if we are using the socket or the connection.

Well, you have cvs access, don't you ? :)

> in addition to that, a configuration variable 
> along the lines of
> $cfgServers[1]['usesocket'] = TRUE; // use socket as opposed to TCP/IP
> as somebody might actually want to choose tcp/ip over sockets (or vice-versa)

or eventually  $cfgServers[1]['connect_type'] = 'tcp' or = 'socket' : may be
more easy to understand, but that's just IMHO

> i'm gonna carry on working on my webpage contracts for my textbooks, i've
> got one down, one to go to cover them. ($420 CDN in total)

wow, big heavy books for that price I hope :) 

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