cannot create on ubuntu 16.04 and php5.6

using php5.6 with freetds installed, and use ubuntu server 16.04

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install apache2 mysql-server php5.6 php5.6-mbstring php5.6-mcrypt php5.6-mysql php5.6-xml php5.6-cli libapache2-mod-php5.6 php5.6-gd freetds-common freetds-bin unixodbc php5.6-sybase php5.6-odbc cifs-utils php5.6-curl

how i know which mssql not working ???

  • try with phpinfo
    sudo nano /var/www/html/info.php
    # paste this code
    <?php phpinfo(); ?>

    open with browser, but i can find mssql there

  • try with php code
    sudo nano /var/www/html/ms.php
    # paste this code
    $connection = mssql_connect('mssql-host', 'mssql-user', 'mssql-pass');
    if (!$connection) { die('Unable to connect!'); }
    if (!mssql_select_db('mssql-db', $connection)) { die('Unable to select database!');}
    $result = mssql_query('SELECT * FROM CAPACITY_INFO');
    while ($row = mssql_fetch_array($result)) { var_dump($row); }
    # then try
    php /var/www/html/ms.php


  • success try with tsql


  • cannot find in /usr/lib/php/20131226/
    ls /usr/lib/php/20131226/ | grep mssql

 how to solve

# download the
# this mssql get from ubuntu server 64 bit and php 5.6

#upload to your server
scp user@server:/home/youruserhome

# move to /usr/lib/php/20131226/
sudo mv /home/youruserhome/ /usr/lib/php/20131226/

# create mssql.ini
sudo nano sudo /etc/php/5.6/mods-available/mssql.ini

# insert this code
# save and close

# copy config mssql.ini 
cd /etc/php/5.6/apache2/conf.d
sudo ln -s /etc/php/5.6/mods-available/mssql.ini 20-mssql.ini
cd /etc/php/5.6/cli/conf.d
sudo ln -s /etc/php/5.6/mods-available/mssql.ini 20-mssql.ini

# restart service apache2
sudo service apache2 restart

test again with phpinfo and script




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