dl() and extension directive in php.ini
hans at nyphp.org
Wed Apr 30 16:42:17 EDT 2003
I'm hearing some conflicting reports and I'd like to see other's thoughts
before I have to dig, dig, dig.
Loading an external module using dl() at runtime obviously loads the module
per request (ie, performance hit).
On the other hand, which I believe is the recommended method anyway, is using
the extension= directive in php.ini. While this is still a dynamic module
load, it should only happen once; for instance when the Apache process
While reading some Zend API stuff I began to doubt this, so I'm interested in
any confirmations either way.
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