Zend currently uses the Pear library to do stuff with DBs. Whereas installing this library may be fine, you might not have access to the server to install more stuff. Instead, follow this article about Adding adapters to Zend which allow it to use PHP. Alternatively, get the latest source files here and put the
Php directory within
Zend/Db/Adapter/. It works a treat, just remember to set the connection type to
php_mysql as opposed to
None of this is my own work. It all belongs to David Coallier (firstname.lastname@example.org) and his blog http://blog.agoraproduction.com. Awesome job, thanks.