News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Sanisoft Blog:
Using CakePHP without a database
August 22, 2008 @ 10:29:28

On the Sanisoft blog today Tarique Sani has posted about a method for using the CakePHP framework without a database to back it up.

We recently programmed a CakePHP app which relies solely on remote server talking Saleforce API for all data operations. The first challenge that we faced was how to prevent CakePHP from insisting on a database connection. The solution was simple enough and I never gave it much thought till the same question was brought up by more than one person on the CakePHP list. The solution involves creating a minimal dbo source file.

It's a simple three step process to follow - making the dbo source file, set it up as the default driver and tell CakePHP to $useTable = false.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
use cakephp framework database sanisoft dbo source


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Developer Tutorials Blog: Five reasons you should be using PHP

Chris Hartjes' Blog: Expand your programming mind: filters in Lithium

Developer.com: Scaffolding with CakePHP - Managing Your Fantasy Football Team

RelativeSanity.com: The Problem with PHP

Zend Developer Zone: Integrating Propel with the Zend Framework


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


series podcast developer configure introduction code testing refactor laravel install wordpress unittest interview framework language threedevsandamaybe list opinion release community

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework