PHP in a Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference

By Paul Hudson

Now put in on greater than 20 million net domain names around the globe, personal home page is an undisputed chief in net programming languages. Database connectivity, strong extensions, and wealthy object-orientation are all purposes for its reputation, yet approximately each person might agree that, certainly, personal home page is among the simplest languages to profit and use for constructing dynamic internet purposes. the benefit of improvement and straightforwardness of Hypertext Preprocessor, mixed with a wide group and expansive repository of open resource Hypertext Preprocessor libraries, make it a favourite of net designers and builders worldwide.

PHP in a Nutshell is a whole connection with the middle of the language in addition to the most well-liked personal home page extensions. This publication does not attempt to compete with or substitute the generally on hand on-line documentation. in its place, it really is designed to supply intensity and breadth that cannot be came upon in different places. PHP in a Nutshell offers the utmost details density on Hypertext Preprocessor, with no the entire fluff and extras that get within the approach. the subject grouping, counsel, and examples during this ebook supplement the net advisor and make this an important reference for each Hypertext Preprocessor programmer. This e-book specializes in the services commonplace through a majority of builders, so that you can search for the data you wish quick. issues include:

  • Object-oriented PHP
  • Networking
  • String manipulation
  • Working with files
  • Database interaction
  • XML
  • Multimedia creation
  • Mathematics

Whether you are simply getting began or have years of expertise in personal home page improvement, PHP in a Nutshell is a important addition for your table library.

Show description

Preview of PHP in a Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference PDF

Similar Development books

Introduction to Programming Using Python plus MyProgrammingLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card

Observe: sooner than paying for, seek advice from your teacher to make sure you choose the proper ISBN. numerous models of Pearson's MyLab & learning items exist for every name, and registrations aren't transferable. To sign in for and use Pearson's MyLab & getting to know items, it's also possible to want a direction identification, which your teacher will offer.

Ground Control: Fear and Happiness in the Twenty-First-Century City

Whilst the figures say crime is falling, why are we extra anxious than ever? may possibly our cities and towns be growing worry and distrust? extra estate is being in-built Britain than at any time because the moment international conflict - yet it really is owned by means of inner most companies, designed for revenue and watched over by way of CCTV.

The Dragon's Gift: The Real Story of China in Africa

Is China a rogue donor, as a few media pundits recommend? Or is China aiding the constructing global pave a pathway out of poverty, because the chinese language declare? within the previous couple of years, China's relief software has leapt out of the shadows. Media stories approximately large relief applications, aid for pariah regimes, regiments of chinese language exertions, and the ruthless exploitation of employees and average assets in the various poorest international locations on this planet sparked fierce debates.

The Coming Prosperity: How Entrepreneurs Are Transforming the Global Economy

Ours is the main dynamic period in human historical past. some great benefits of 4 centuries of technological and organizational swap are ultimately attaining a formerly excluded international majority. this alteration will create large-scale possibilities in richer nations just like the usa simply because it has in poorer international locations now within the ascent.

Extra resources for PHP in a Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference

Show sample text content

Desk 9-1. HTML components to be used in types point Description enter type="checkbox" A checkbox that shall we clients opt for a number of concepts. enter type="file" A textual content field plus a button that opens a dossier choice conversation. enter type="hidden" A hidden shape aspect the place you place the price. enter type="password" A textual content field the place the textual content is changed by means of a password personality (usually asterisk *). enter type="radio" A radio button. Radio buttons are like grouped checkboxes—you can purely pick out separately. enter type="reset" A button to transparent the shape. it is one of many bizarre oddities of the internet that this nonetheless exists—do you recognize a person who makes use of it? enter type="submit" A button to post the shape. enter type="text" A textual content field. alternative An choice in a pick out aspect. opt for A listbox; is usually a drop-down record field. textarea Multiline textual content field. There are 4 components invaluable of specific observe: dossier components really add records to the server, and will take rather many years to move if the relationship velocity is slow—handling dossier uploads is roofed later. Hidden parts do not look in your user's monitor; they're valuable while protecting details throughout types and pages, or just simply to strength enter for sure fields. Password parts conceal the password at the shopper facet by utilizing *s or anything related, however it is critical to notice that the password continues to be despatched in simple text—no encryption is finished. eventually, textarea components want a ultimate tag, with the textual content in among forming their content material, i. e. , . A operating shape now we have sufficient info to build a operating shape, so the following is going:


that would publish 3 variables to someform. personal home page: identify, Password, and Age. shape variables are given names utilizing the identify attribute—the names you utilize the following may be utilized in the personal home page script that gets the variables. The default worth of a box may be set utilizing the price characteristic, this means that the identify textual content field should be set to Jim through default. This new shape is proven in determine 9-3. The Age box, so one can most likely comprise numbers like 18, 34, and so forth. , is similar kind because the identify box, that is prone to comprise strings like "Bob," "Sarah," and so forth. HTML doesn't have any method to say "restrict this box to numbers only," this means that clients can input their age as "Elephant," in the event that they want. by no means belief enter from clients! And now a extra advanced shape, utilizing quite a few different kinds:

determine 9-3. This time the shape is extra advanced—note the default worth for the identify box Password:
Age variety:

lifestyles story:

Tennis Cricket Baseball Polo
personal home page C++ Delphi Java

There are numerous items of specific significance in there, so that you should still learn via rigorously: maxlength="10" is among the attributes for the Password element—this can be utilized in common textual content packing containers too, and acts to limit the variety of characters that may be typed in to the price of maxlength (10, within the example).

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.84 of 5 – based on 32 votes