Chapter 18. PHP
IN THIS CHAPTER
“Programming is an art form that fights back.”
PHP is a popular Web-development language that works with a variety of Web servers. This chapter will teach you
The main features of PHP, its strengths, weaknesses, and how it compares to other Web-development languages. This will help you decide whether PHP is an appropriate solution for your development needs.
How to build and install PHP and common extensions for database connectivity, graphics, and PDF document generation.
How to configure PHP to accommodate the performance or security needs of your installation.
Where to find popular extensions ...