Download phpssh2.dll extension for PHP 5.3 compatible with WAMP Server 2.1

A project that I am working on now requires shell access basically to dynamically create cron jobs. This took me a minute and will be the topic of an upcoming post but for now, in my local WAMP based dev environment, I need SSH2 set up and good to go. I quickly found out thatContinue reading “Download phpssh2.dll extension for PHP 5.3 compatible with WAMP Server 2.1”

Zend Framework: mysqlnd cannot connect to MySQL 4.1+ using the old insecure authentication

Setting a new project that uses Zend Framework in Zend Studio I ran into an issue trying to launch the app. I got an this error; It turns out, the version of Zend I am running is 1.7, which is coded against an earlier version of PHP and when i installed WAMP i installed theContinue reading “Zend Framework: mysqlnd cannot connect to MySQL 4.1+ using the old insecure authentication”

WAMP Apache Error: “You don’t have permission to access / on this server”

Installing and setting up WAMP is a breeze on Windows, but you are bound to run into issues. I’ve encountered a peculiar one this weekend while trying to run a PHP application I am working on. I had XAMPP already running on my machine, and to avoid having both WAMP and XAMPP lauching by side,Continue reading “WAMP Apache Error: “You don’t have permission to access / on this server””