Category: php

  • Installing intl extension in XAMPP Fix “icuuc46.dll” file missing error

    To install intl extension for php in XAMPP, Open [xampp_folder_path]/php/php.ini to edit. Search for ;extension=php_intl.dll and uncomment the line by removing semicolon. In [intl] section, uncomment and define default_local and error_level values. [intl] intl.default_locale = en_utf8 intl.error_level = E_WARNING Save and exit the editior. In XAMPP control panel, restart the apache. If you have the “icuuc46.dll” file missing error. […]

  • MySQL transactions in Zend framework

    Hi! Today I’m going to explain a part of Zend framework DB functionality. Transactions in general are quite useful, like temporary tables, but in most of situations unnecessary. Because of that, I’m going to explain when and how to use them through Zend framework. What is transaction? A simple answer would be – a number […]

  • php security – XSS XSS SQL Injection Spoofed Form Input CSRF File Upload Including Files eval() Register Globals Magic Quotes

    Introduction Different Types of Attack XSS SQL Injection Spoofed Form Input CSRF File Uploads Including Files eval() Register Globals Magic Quotes Error Reporting PHP 5 Plain Text Passwords Taking it further: Salting Conclusion Enjoy this guide/find it useful? Please consider donating! Introduction Since PHP is a very high-level scripting language, some of the potential security […]

  • Useful PHP Functions and Features You Need to Know

    Even after using PHP for years, we stumble upon functions and features that we did not know about. Some of these can be quite useful, yet underused. With that in mind, I’ve compiled a list of nine incredibly useful PHP functions and features that you should be familiar with.   1. Functions with Arbitrary Number of […]