mySQL: PHP or direct access?

Dr. Hawkins dochawk at
Thu Aug 13 23:49:13 CEST 2015

On Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 10:16 AM, Peter Haworth <pete at> wrote:

> What are the pluses and minuses you get from using php as a middleman to
> access a mySQL database on a server versus accessing the mySQL database
> directly from LC?

Also note that LiveCode can't handle compound commands with mySQL, while it
can with Postgres & SQLite (one of several reasons I've completely dropped
support for it from my application; hundreds of remote transactions at once
are a show-stopper . . .)

Dr. Richard E. Hawkins, Esq.
(702) 508-8462

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