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Happy 20th birthday to PHP

I missed this last week, but PHP is now 20.  Happy Birthday!  Tons of articles out there in celebration, such as read more

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Bug found in ‘createdb.php’ script

Hello Joy of PHP readers, An asture reader has pointed out a bug in one of my scripts and, frankly, it was so embarassing that I just had to share it with you all. I’d like to think it’s a mistake any beginner can make, and as such I want to share it with you so that you don’t learn the wrong things. The mistake I made was related to using PHP to interact with the mySQL database.  There... read more

Updated table of contents

Hi all, As I write, I tend to fill in the sections I want to cover first, then go back and fill in  the content.  Each time I do this, the Table of Contents automatically updates… which is very nice.  So I updated the earlier post on the TOC so you can see how it is evolving. Alan read more