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FS#16345 - [php] Break mysql support for php to separate package

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Phillip Smith (fukawi2) - Friday, 25 September 2009, 01:15 GMT
Last edited by Pierre Schmitz (Pierre) - Friday, 25 September 2009, 01:47 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To Pierre Schmitz (Pierre)
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 1
Private No


PostgreSQL support and several other extensions have been broken out of the main PHP package into their own package (eg, php-pgsql) with the latest 5.3 update.

Is it possible to do the same for the MySQL extension for those of us who don't need or want MySQL on their systems?
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Closed by  Pierre Schmitz (Pierre)
Friday, 25 September 2009, 01:47 GMT
Reason for closing:  Won't implement
Additional comments about closing:  No; using mysqlnd php does not depend on libmysql anyway.