Native Microsoft SQL Server Support Patch
Currently Mediawiki only supports the community mssql driver for php.
I've created a Mediawiki 1.15.1 driver package that uses the Native SQL Server driver for PHP which was recently released by Microsoft (currently in v1.1).
More information regarding the Native SQL Server driver for PHP can be found here:
I've attached the full patch file that adds Native SQL Server support to Mediawiki 1.15.1 to this request and would love to work with the maintainers in order to have this package officially supported.
attachment mediawiki115-sqlsrv.patch ignored as obsolete