A Complete Resource for Developing Applications with PHP4
Build dynamic database-enabled Web applications with PHP4 using this comprehensive sourcebook. You’ll learn to take advantage of all of the new enhancements--including sessions, a faster interpreter, and enhanced Java and XML support--that make this easy-to-learn language ideal for developing Web applications. Filled with real-world examples that show how to build both template-based and database-driven sites, this book contains all the essential tools and information for creating rich Web content. Covering everything from installation and configuration to interaction with existing codebases, this book offers complete guidance for today’s professional developer.
You’ll find everything you need to:
For clear, detailed information on working with PHP4--including coverage of its latest features--no other book can offer the same depth and breadth of coverage as this invaluable guide.
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This is easily amongst the worst technical books ever written.
Every time I see this book on my shelve, I get angry at myself for having bought it. Got ripped big time. Read more
This is among the worst computer books I've ever seen. The examples are poor and the explanation of topics could not be worse. Read morePublished on Jan. 30 2004
Actually, this is a good book (not for novice). It covers more advanced topic needed for real life projects. Read morePublished on Jan. 22 2003 by reza iqbal
This book is mainly useful for its Function Reference which takes up nearly 400 pages. However, even this Function Reference is not very helpful because of its lack of useful... Read morePublished on Dec 31 2002 by Philip W. Lee
I've been coding PHP for a few years now, and I find this book to be a very good reference to keep at the desk. Read morePublished on Dec 2 2002 by Double D