Updating PostgreSQL Driver Manually in PHPStorm

Recently I had to update PHPStorm’s PostgreSQL Driver manually as it was failing to read a project’s tables. Instead of seeing the all so familiar table names all I saw was the sequences where the tables should be seen. Further observation of the database settings yielded no red flags. PHPStorm also had all its latest…

Updating Lookup Fields From PHP – Force.com Toolkit for PHP

Utilizing a Force.com backend for your data can prove to be a very challenging project. Perhaps you are trying to minimize development costs, or you are trying to utilize the Force.com backend that you already have. Either way, you’ve got a website front end built in PHP and you want it to be able to…

Relational Deletes in MySql and Foreign Keys

Managing relational tables in a database is a topic that all developer will eventually bump into. There are quite a few ways of managing relational data, and the best solution sometimes can be hard to find. As a developer you have to look at the scope of the application, the types of tools you have…