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Enabling PHP: PHP with MySQL Essential Training (2013)
Enabling PHP: PHP with MySQL Essential Training (2013)

Mac OS 8 ships with PHP 5.3, but it is not active. For your web server to display your PHP code, you must first enable it to process these file types. This online video demonstrates enabling PHP via terminal commands and editing the config file to ensure Apache is ready to serve PHP files. In addition, you will see how to create your first simple PHP program for the MySQL database.

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Skill Level Beginner
14h 32m
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Q: This course was revised on 6/4/2013. What changed?

A: The old version of this course was 6 years old and it was time for a complete revision, using PHP 5.4. (The tutorials will work with any version of PHP and covers any differences you might encounter). The author has also added updated installation instructions for Mac OS X Mountain Lion and Windows 8. The topics and end project are the same, but the code is slightly different. It also addresses frequently asked questions from the previous version.

Q: This course was updated on 5/20/2015. What changed?

A: We added one movie called "Changing the document root in Yosemite," which helps the Mac installation run more smoothly.

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