2.1. Prerequisites

The following packages have to be installed on your system:


This library provides the framework of the database abstraction layer which can utilize the sqlite3 driver to perform database operations. The download page as well as the mailing lists with bug reports and patches are accessible at sourceforge.net/projects/libdbi.


This library implements the embedded database engine. Find the most recent release at www.sqlite.org. The current version of the sqlite driver was tested with SQLite3 version 3.0.8 and should work ok with later releases.