25 September 0

Eloquent requires PDO

If you want to use the Eloquent ORM in Laravel or integrated in some other framework, you have to consider if the PDO driver is installed and activated in your server because Eloquent requires PDO. If only MySQLi is installed, it won’t work and will crash spitting errors such as. Fatal error: Class ‘PDO’ not […]

13 September 1

WordPress and SQLite

When you install WordPress, one of the installation requirements is to have a MySQL database, therefore you’re restricted to that particular engine. However, it’s possigle to use SQLite 3 as an alternative. To give a little context, some time ago existed (well it still exists) a plugin called PDO for WordPress which allowed the integration aforementioned […]