PHP is an open source, highly stable coding language that works particularly well for web-based design that needs to access a MySQL database. Configuring PHP allows you to manage functions like error reporting, output buffering and timezone settings. Learn how to configure your PHP settings, so you can make changes as needed and update settings in moments with this tutorial.
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In this movie, we're going to learn how to configure PHP. …Specifically, there are three things that we're going to be looking for. …And that's to configure the error reporting, the output buffering, and the …default timezone. Let's see how to do those. …So in the last movie, we saw how to use the phpinfo function in order to bring up …the phpinfo information page. This shows all of our configuration. …It's a great place to look and see how things are set at the moment. …The most important part, though, are these lines right here. …Configuration file for php.ini. That is where our configuration is going …to be loaded. Loaded configuration file.…
It's going to be inside usr/local/php5/lib. …And the file itself is called php.ini for initialize. …That's what the ini stands for. That's the file. …The php.ini file is going to hold all of the configuration. …It's all of the things that we see on this page. …There's one other important thing that I want you to notice as well, which is the …line below it, scan this directory for additional ini files. …
- What is PHP?
- Installing and configuring PHP and MySQL
- Exploring data types
- Controlling code with logical expressions and loops
- Using PHP's built-in functions
- Writing custom functions
- Building dynamic webpages
- Working with forms and form data
- Using cookies and sessions to store data
- Connecting to MySQL with PHP
- Creating and editing database records
- Building a content management system
- Adding user authentication
Skill Level Beginner
PHP with MySQL Beyond the Basicswith Kevin Skoglund10h 26m Intermediate
1. PHP Overview
2. Mac Installation
3. Windows Installation
4. First Steps
5. Exploring Data Types
6. Control Structures: Logical Expressions
7. Control Structures: Loops
8. User-Defined Functions
10. Building Web Pages with PHP
11. Working with Forms and Form Data
12. Working with Cookies and Sessions
13. MySQL Basics
14. Using PHP to Access MySQL
15. Building a Content Management System (CMS)
16. Using Site Navigation to Choose Content
17. Application CRUD
18. Building the Public Area
19. Regulating Page Access
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