On 9/12/05, RUST Randal <RRust at covansys.com> wrote: > Matt Warden wrote: > > > Just for the escaping? As far as I know, PHP does not support > > prepared statements, in the traditional sense. It is just > > something fudged by libraries like PEAR::DB, no? > > ADODB does allow for prepared statements. > > http://phplens.com/adodb/reference.functions.prepare.html As far as I can tell, this is emulated statement preparation (in MySQL) and does not actually prepare the statement, just like with PEAR:DB. It's not a fault of the library, but a fault of MySQL. According to this, though, MySQL 4.1+ has some support for prepared statements: http://www.php-editors.com/mysql_manual/p_manual_Clients.html Thanks, -- Matt Warden Miami University Oxford, OH, USA http://mattwarden.com This email proudly and graciously contributes to entropy.