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Silverstripe without database?


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lanks

Community Member, 61 Posts

29 February 2012 at 11:39pm

Is it possible to use SS without the database layer?

More specifically I am thinking of using SS as the presentation layer for some other apps. So I would just be using the controllers and templating that SS provides and not the standard SS database.

Just wanting to see if anyone else has done anything like this before I get in to it myself.

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novaweb

Community Member, 116 Posts

2 March 2012 at 2:39pm

I highly doubt it! (Though I could be wrong)

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swaiba

Forum Moderator, 1899 Posts

16 March 2013 at 5:59am

Depends if you would accept http://sqlite.org/?

"a self-contained, serverless, zero-configuration, transactional SQL database engine"

you can install an ss module to use
the sqlite.dll is often included (or can simply be installed) on webhosts php setup