Popular, easy to learn and use, general purpose, Open Source scripting language, very well suited for Web development and server-side scripting, can be embedded in HTML text and code. Syntax from C, Java, Perl. Goal: allow web developers to write dynamically generated pages quickly.
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PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor
Server-side HTML embedded scripting language. It provides web developers with a full suite of tools for building dynamic websites: native APIs to Apache and other web servers; easy access to MySQL, Sybase, Oracle, and other databases; IMAP; LDAP; HTTP headers and cookies.
Adds security hardening features to the language. Include news, libraries, Hardening patch, services advisories, a forum and a system for advanced protection of installations.
John Lim's weblog with comments and reviews. Links to his longer articles and manuals.
Quality Assurance Team
Volunteer coders dedicated to providing coders with quality assurance.
Making the Case for PHP at Yahoo!
Slides from a talk where Michael J. Radwin makes the case for using PHP over other languages. (October 25, 2005)
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