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Prestwood IT Newsletter Feb 2012 Issue - PHP Edition


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  February 2012 - PHP Edition Year 14 Issue 2  
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Prestwood IT Wins Best of Citrus Heights 2011

Prestwood IT received two Best of Citrus Heights 2011 plaques at the annual Best Of luncheon. Prestwood IT won for best company in both Web Design and Computer Services categories. The event was sold out with over 150 attending.

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Beginners Corner topic (classic post):
A 10 Minute PHP Quick Start
by Adam Lum

An Introduction to PHP. Installing PHP on Your Computer and Running your First Script.

 Monthly PHP Lesson
Beginners Corner Topic:
Code Snippet of the Month

In PHP you can use quotes, or apostraphies as in "Prestwood", and 'Prestwood'. Use a slash in front of a quote or apostrophe to embed same type as in \' and \".

echo "Mike's drums are over there.<br>";

echo 'Mike said, "hi!"<br>';
//Does PHP evaluate this simple
//floating point math correctly? No! 
If ((.1 + .1 + .1) == .3) {

 Echo "Correct";
} Else {
 Echo "Not correct";
PHP Topic:
Resource Link of the Month: UBB Threads

Great message board software (PHP to MySQL). We used the UBB perl version from 2000 through 2005 on


Unlimited Forums
Integrated Portal
Integrated Photo Gallery (UBB.Gallery)
Database Backend
Fully Templated
RSS Syndication of content
Unlimited Subforums
many more!
* CAPTCHA requires GD2 with FreeType to be available to PHP, or ImageMagick 6.

Beginners Corner Topic:
FAQ of the Month: .PHP Execute Rights
Question: Do PHP scripts need execute rights?

Answer: No, PHP scripts do NOT need execute rights. The server knows to pass files with a .PHP extension to the PHP processor. The PHP processor then interprets code between the <?PHP and ?> indicators.

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