Code should always fit in the box, by working out of the box and not having too many Jacks in the box.
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Oct. 28, 2019, 1:10 a.m.
It is sometimes necessary to run a legacy application against an older version of PHP in order to start a migration process. The problem is that it’s very difficult to find a platform that still allows for an easy installation of an older version of PHP. This is where specialized stacks, like Linux for PHP (LfPHP), step in. These Docker-based containers allow us to compile almost any version of PHP. In this short article, we’ll be compiling PHP 5.2.17 on Linux for PHP.
Mar. 11, 2019, 2:41 a.m.
Slides of my presentation given at PHP Quebec on the 7th of March 2019. The PHP Async Revolution Is Here and Now! What to Expect of PHP 8: Swoole and Asynchronous Frameworks The next great revolution in the PHP world will be built-in async programming. Start using these new technologies today by using Swoole-enabled frameworks in production, and by using PHP 8's new functionality as it becomes available in development. Join us in discovering these new features that can make most PHP applications run 3X to 10X faster! Indeed, an even faster PHP is ready to run on your computer right now.
Jan. 21, 2019, 4:23 p.m.
Let's run the PHP extension Swoole with NGINX as its proxy server!
Sep. 3, 2018, 1:11 a.m.
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Jun. 6, 2018, 5:42 p.m.
Keeping the CHANGELOG up to date for any project is always a time-consuming chore and remains a very error-prone operation. Luckily, a new tool is in town to help any project lead automate this often unpleasant task!
Jun. 6, 2018, 2:29 p.m.
Jun. 5, 2018, 6:26 p.m.
Ever wanted to be able to compile the latest 'dev' version of PHP in about 10 minutes without the hassle of setting everything up correctly? Well, now you can thanks to Docker and Linux for PHP!
Jun. 4, 2018, 3:33 p.m.
From time to time, we see, on different social media, questions being asked on how to create a PHAR file and how to make it executable. Let's have a closer look at these PHP functions!
May 3, 2018, 1:25 p.m.
Slides of my presentation given at PHP Quebec on the 3rd of May 2018. Linux for PHP, a Docker container made with PHP in mind. Linux for PHP is the first truly lightweight Linux distribution that allows you to easily compile and run any version of PHP in any environment. Come see how, with this new Docker container, CMSes, Blackfire.io, libsodium, Modern SQL RDBMSes and many other software features and libraries are only one command away from running on your computer.