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  • At last weekend's EuroFoo [1] I attended Marc-Andre Lemburg's talk [2] on the Python development process. I really wish we had a process similar to Python's PEPs [3] [4] for PHP. Having guidelines ...
    Sebastian BergmannSebastian Bergmann
    Aug 26, 2004 at 4:21 pm
    Aug 28, 2004 at 6:44 pm
  • Every once in a while somebody has to speak out about the state of the union and bear the brunt of some anger... with a hope that things will change for the better. 2 years back I started out asking ...
    Naik, RoshanNaik, Roshan
    Aug 26, 2004 at 12:32 am
    Aug 27, 2004 at 7:27 am
  • Dear all, I feel I may have uncovered a potentially large difficulty for the adoption of SQLite. I think encryption for SQLite is essential for PHP. Without it, it makes it almost useless in a ...
    Adam QAdam Q
    Aug 23, 2004 at 10:56 am
    Aug 24, 2004 at 5:29 pm
  • Hi, I'm trying to find status on the multibyte support in PHP. The manual shows the functions in mbstring to be experimental and it's hard to find evidence of how stable it really is. Is this ...
    Al BakerAl Baker
    Aug 27, 2004 at 7:16 pm
    Sep 2, 2004 at 2:10 am
  • Hello Internals, Has anyone given thought to a feature that allows (PHP) developer to invalidate classes (allowing the developer to re-load the class, with modified code)? I realize that this is not ...
    Sean CoatesSean Coates
    Aug 18, 2004 at 10:02 pm
    Sep 7, 2004 at 8:45 am
  • PHP 4 Bug Database summary - http://bugs.php.net Num Status Summary (852 total including feature requests) ===============================================[*Compile Issues]============== 29375 Open ...
    InternalsInternals
    Aug 2, 2004 at 7:00 am
    Aug 30, 2004 at 3:29 pm
  • The DVAL_TO_LVAL macro is quite weird, I'm not sure exactly what it's supposed to be doing but it probably isn't doing it. If the integral part of d is outside the range of a long, the conversion has ...
    Joe OrtonJoe Orton
    Aug 27, 2004 at 12:25 pm
    Sep 14, 2004 at 5:26 pm
  • Hey, There's a very interesting user contributed note for the setcookie() function (Follows in the end). I think it makes sense to support Max-Age because it fixes clock skew problems between the ...
    Andi GutmansAndi Gutmans
    Aug 17, 2004 at 11:18 pm
    Aug 19, 2004 at 9:24 pm
  • Hello internals, Not to take away from the wonderful and lively "GOTO" discussion, but... I've got a couple simple questions. 1. Is there a particular reason that PHP does not have a really good set ...
    Jason GarberJason Garber
    Aug 3, 2004 at 2:36 am
    Aug 3, 2004 at 7:08 pm
  • This "fix" breaks retrieving message bodies if not using the sequence number in imap_fetchbody() but the UID instead. imap_fetchbody($stream, 1, 1, FT_UID) doesn't work anymore, while ...
    Jan SchneiderJan Schneider
    Aug 12, 2004 at 11:29 am
    Aug 13, 2004 at 8:51 am
  • Hey, 5.0.1RC2 is at http://snaps.php.net/~andi Planning on release tomorrow (before I go away on a long weekend). Andi
    Andi GutmansAndi Gutmans
    Aug 12, 2004 at 6:49 am
    Aug 13, 2004 at 5:49 am
  • As I mentioned about a week ago, I'd like to roll 5.0.1 (mainly due to the auth bug) and some other fixes. I was thinking of rolling this minor release tomorrow or Tuesday. If you have any bug fixes ...
    Andi GutmansAndi Gutmans
    Aug 1, 2004 at 12:43 am
    Aug 10, 2004 at 8:34 am
  • Hi, To speed up a homebuild PHP framework I would like to have a new function that expands a string with the PHP variables in it, just like how variable parsing is done for a double-quotes string. ...
    Herbert Groot JebbinkHerbert Groot Jebbink
    Aug 31, 2004 at 5:38 pm
    Sep 2, 2004 at 10:07 pm
  • http://www.php.net/: Hereby we would like to kindly ask everyone who published an article or howto about installing PHP on Windows to revise those instructions according to our latest guide. These ...
    Sterling HughesSterling Hughes
    Aug 17, 2004 at 11:19 pm
    Aug 19, 2004 at 7:50 pm
  • [Is this the right news?] Recently I downloaded PHP 5.0.0 and read the RFCs, I sadly noticed that a Namespace proposal was declined. Why? I've been using PHP for many years and I've found problems ...
    Manuel Vázquez AcostaManuel Vázquez Acosta
    Aug 15, 2004 at 3:56 pm
    Aug 18, 2004 at 3:12 pm
  • I just discovered (via the RTFS method) that there is an object-level interface to the sqlite functionality, $obj = new SQLiteDatabase(filename); It appears that there are SQLiteQuery and a few other ...
    Derrell LipmanDerrell Lipman
    Aug 7, 2004 at 7:23 pm
    Aug 8, 2004 at 9:09 pm
  • Hi, I noticed the DNS record lookup functions (in the documentation) all refer to AAAA as an IPv6 type record. Actually, AAAA is obsolete now.. Of course, in PHP it would be very wise to support ...
    Ron KorvingRon Korving
    Aug 6, 2004 at 2:27 pm
    Aug 8, 2004 at 4:47 pm
  • Hello, I know this isn't as exciting as the GOTO discussion, but I need some help. I don't know if this just my fault, or if it's a PHP problem. Consider this: <? ...
    Nuno LopesNuno Lopes
    Aug 4, 2004 at 11:02 am
    Aug 4, 2004 at 12:34 pm
  • folks, would someone with ml admin privs take a look and, if present, remove an @tgpwizards.com e-mail address subscription? the user has apparently put a sender confirmation script in place that ...
    Paul GPaul G
    Aug 2, 2004 at 3:15 am
    Aug 2, 2004 at 6:48 pm
  • Attached is my fputcsv() patch (and a test case) from April. Could someone commit this to 5.1 or 5.0.1? Thanks, David
    David SklarDavid Sklar
    Aug 11, 2004 at 1:53 pm
    Sep 3, 2004 at 6:36 am
  • ze1_compatibility_mode when set on calls clone on objects implicitly and is causing some issues with extensions such as dom and xsl to name a few. Is it possible to add something like the contained ...
    Rob RichardsRob Richards
    Aug 26, 2004 at 8:50 pm
    Aug 27, 2004 at 6:00 pm
  • Hi, I have an hopefully simple question; imagine the following statement: obj = (struct obj_struct *) zend_object_store_get_object(zval TSRMLS_CC); Ok, now I'm in a situation where I'd need the other ...
    Michael WallnerMichael Wallner
    Aug 27, 2004 at 9:16 am
    Aug 27, 2004 at 5:25 pm
  • http://www.zend.com/php5/andi-book-excerpt.php says "In PHP 5, all XML extensions have been rewritten to use the superb libxml2 XML toolkit" But the official docs ...
    Naik, RoshanNaik, Roshan
    Aug 27, 2004 at 12:51 am
    Aug 27, 2004 at 8:08 am
  • Hi guys, I'm looking for the maintainer of the preg_match function in PHP. There appears to be a nasty leak in its most basic functionality, and being a very fundamental function of PHP (not to ...
    JasonJason
    Aug 24, 2004 at 12:30 pm
    Aug 25, 2004 at 12:58 am
  • Hi, sorry to ask this question but do you think that PHP 5.0.1 will be out soon? not that I'm that impatient but the http authentication bug is really anoying and I'd prefer not to pack a WAMP5 ...
    Romain BourdonRomain Bourdon
    Aug 10, 2004 at 4:59 pm
    Aug 11, 2004 at 7:08 am
  • Hi, I'm submitting a patch to perform "on the fly" MD5/SHA1 digest calculation of a file uploaded via the HTTP POST method. Being not uncommon for applications to require some digest of a freshly ...
    David SantinoliDavid Santinoli
    Aug 4, 2004 at 2:56 pm
    Aug 4, 2004 at 9:36 pm
  • I like the new $obj instanceof ClassName way of checking class / interface types, .... but this method does have one major drawback compared to the old is_a() approach: The class must be loaded in ...
    Hans LellelidHans Lellelid
    Aug 11, 2004 at 12:36 am
    Aug 12, 2004 at 9:59 am
  • I know this isn't exactly as exciting as goto, but I finally got a bit of time away from work and whatnot to finally fix the oddities with the browscap/ini parser. A tarball with the patch and the ...
    Jay SmithJay Smith
    Aug 3, 2004 at 4:10 pm
    Aug 11, 2004 at 4:02 pm
  • I'm considering implementing sqlite3 bindings in PHP, but before I undertake that project, is anyone else already working on it? Derrell
    Derrell LipmanDerrell Lipman
    Aug 10, 2004 at 2:00 pm
    Aug 10, 2004 at 4:54 pm
  • This patch seems to move destruction inline? -Sterling
    Sterling HughesSterling Hughes
    Aug 19, 2004 at 8:28 pm
    Aug 20, 2004 at 1:31 am
  • Hello, The documentation team has re-wroten the installation part of the manual. We have also made a process to generate the INSTALL and win32/instal.txt files automatically from the manual. This ...
    Nuno LopesNuno Lopes
    Aug 7, 2004 at 7:26 pm
    Aug 10, 2004 at 10:25 am
  • I'm trying to document how objects are passed to functions in php5, but am running into some troubles. In the code below the object appears to be a reference but when the original object is destoyed ...
    Curt ZirzowCurt Zirzow
    Aug 8, 2004 at 2:07 am
    Aug 10, 2004 at 7:24 am
  • C:\projects\php-src\win32\wsyslog.c(60) : fatal error C1083: Cannot open include file: 'wsyslog.h': No such file or directory l0t3k
    L0t3kL0t3k
    Aug 9, 2004 at 4:59 am
    Aug 9, 2004 at 7:24 am
  • Trying to write a singleton interface: interface Singleton { // Disallow public construction protected function __construct(); public static function getInstance(); } I got an error saying I was not ...
    Ferdinand BeyerFerdinand Beyer
    Aug 5, 2004 at 3:01 pm
    Aug 5, 2004 at 6:23 pm
  • Hi All, I found the following behaviour. I think it is a bug please clarify. In php-5.0.0 1)Exception class is registered from zend_exceptions.c 2)After this If I see the common.fn_flags of ...
    Kamesh JayachandranKamesh Jayachandran
    Aug 3, 2004 at 10:36 am
    Aug 3, 2004 at 1:55 pm
  • This fixes the 2.0 SAPI build against HEAD of httpd-2.0: 1. pick up correct names for ap[ru]-config from apxs 2. pick up --cppflags etc from apr-config to ensure that -D_LARGEFILE64_SOURCE is used ...
    Joe OrtonJoe Orton
    Aug 23, 2004 at 7:20 am
    Aug 23, 2004 at 9:32 am
  • Hi these is my contribution to implement islamic (hijri) calendar. Waiting for your suggestions.
    Mostapha31Mostapha31
    Aug 1, 2004 at 1:39 pm
    Aug 16, 2004 at 1:50 pm
  • <?php $url = 'ftp://anonymous:anonymous@ftp.no.freebsd.org'; $dir = opendir ( $url ); var_dump ( $dir ); ? Causes php to crash. However. If I add trailing slash to $url it works as expected. Running ...
    Hannes MagnussonHannes Magnusson
    Aug 14, 2004 at 12:50 pm
    Aug 14, 2004 at 1:32 pm
  • Here goes the long overdue RC1 of 4.3.9 that will hopefully soon be followed by the final release. While this release only fixes bugs, I'd still like to ask everyone to test it to make sure no new ...
    Ilia AlshanetskyIlia Alshanetsky
    Aug 11, 2004 at 11:18 pm
    Aug 14, 2004 at 12:42 pm
  • Hi there, This may already have been considered in the past, but I was wondering whether the PHP_EOL constant available inside the PHP source code could be made available to PHP programmers in their ...
    Paul HudsonPaul Hudson
    Aug 11, 2004 at 11:22 pm
    Aug 13, 2004 at 7:23 am
  • hi guys, if you read the reviews on this page: http://www.php-editors.com/review/?editor=16 , you will notice that a lot of people don't use zend studio for the simple reason that it's lacking in ...
    Ron KorvingRon Korving
    Aug 8, 2004 at 6:55 pm
    Aug 9, 2004 at 6:04 am
  • Hello PHP gurus, The php-general list does not believe that PHP allows me to do either of the following: (1) Writing an arbitrary substring of a string directly to a stream without first creating a ...
    Jtl_phpdotnetJtl_phpdotnet
    Aug 7, 2004 at 1:17 pm
    Aug 7, 2004 at 3:00 pm
  • Found some weird behavior in the built in mod function (%): $a = 4; $b = 3; print ( $a % $b ); (returns 1 as it should) Now swap $a and $b: $a = 3; $b = 4; print ( $a % $b ); This returns 3. 3?! 3/4 ...
    Matthew BoehmMatthew Boehm
    Aug 6, 2004 at 1:01 am
    Aug 6, 2004 at 7:30 am
  • Using Variable Variables works fine inside functions for global defined variables if you declare them as global inside the function. Suprinsingly, it does not seem to work with superglobals. Take the ...
    A.RicoA.Rico
    Aug 4, 2004 at 11:37 pm
    Aug 6, 2004 at 2:53 am
  • Hello! I want to document, why call_time_pass_reference was deprecated by establishing allow_call_time_pass_reference. I assume code cleanliness or performance reasons but I want to document official ...
    Jakub VranaJakub Vrana
    Aug 4, 2004 at 8:07 am
    Aug 5, 2004 at 10:46 am
  • Dear all, I would like to request that set_exception_handler's behaviour be changed. IMHO it should not die after handling an exception. I feel that most users will expect this behaviour to be ...
    DaveyDavey
    Aug 31, 2004 at 6:41 am
    Sep 1, 2004 at 5:04 am
  • I've been looking at events in PHP, at present, in PEAR, there are lots of different methods to add callbacks, to packages, for various purposes. It seriously lacks cohesion, and would be nice to ...
    Alan KnowlesAlan Knowles
    Aug 31, 2004 at 3:42 am
    Aug 31, 2004 at 5:58 pm
  • This patches fixes a simple error in the dbareader.inc files. Enjoy -- Math aka ROunofF ====== argontechnologies.ca Index: dbareader.inc ...
    Mathieu BruneauMathieu Bruneau
    Aug 27, 2004 at 8:33 pm
    Aug 30, 2004 at 6:24 am
  • Hi all, I have been playing with the SPL lately and today I ended up playing with the SimpleXMLIterator. The documentation on that class if fairly poor and I'm in fact requesting some information ...
    Mathieu BruneauMathieu Bruneau
    Aug 29, 2004 at 2:21 am
    Aug 29, 2004 at 10:26 pm
  • If casting pointers to integers at least cast to a long, to avoid compiler warnings: --- Zend/zend_compile.c 23 Aug 2004 20:58:48 -0000 1.581 +++ Zend/zend_compile.c 24 Aug 2004 14:50:31 -0000 @@ ...
    Joe OrtonJoe Orton
    Aug 24, 2004 at 2:53 pm
    Aug 25, 2004 at 6:08 am
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