January 08, 2013
PHP MongoDB Driver not working!
In Semester 3 I have PHP unfortunately not MongoDB. So I was doing PHP practicals while I was doing my office things. So suddenly MongoDB came to my mind. Then I tried to connect to MongoDB with PHP. Although I have already tried with .NET. I never tried MongoDB with PHP. So I installed IIS 8.0 and PHP 5.3.1.
Then I downloaded the driver from github. Extracted it to C:\Program Files (x86)\PHP\v5.3\ext\.
I added the entry to php.ini properly. Then I restarted IIS using iisreset. But MongoDB Driver for PHP was not loaded properly. Then I was checking and doing so many things but nothing worked.
Try this way!
1. Download driver from github.
2. Extract zip file.
3. Copy php_mongo-1.3.2RC1-5.3-vc9-nts.dll to C:\Program Files (x86)\PHP\v5.3\ext\. And rename it to php_mongo.dll.
4. Then take properties of php_mongo.dll and unblock executable.
6. Then take a command prompt as administrator and run below command.
Enjoy MongoDB with PHP!