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by timvw
Sat Aug 18, 2012 2:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Introduce Yourself!
Replies: 1038
Views: 681500

Re: Introduce Yourself!

Hi,

I am back ;) Probably not for a long time, but anyway, i do come around ;)
by timvw
Sat Nov 20, 2010 3:27 pm
Forum: PHP - Security
Topic: SQL parameter binding
Replies: 2
Views: 1560

SQL parameter binding

How many years is it going to take before people finally realise that 'preparing' sql statements and 'binding' parameters is the only sane way to perform queries in a 'safe' way?
(We're like in 2010 and i still see a lot of garbage examples being made... *vent frustration*)
by timvw
Sun Oct 03, 2010 12:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Introduce Yourself!
Replies: 1038
Views: 681500

Re: Introduce Yourself!

Hello, i'm back.. we'll see how it goes ;)
by timvw
Wed May 07, 2008 12:40 am
Forum: PHP - Theory and Design
Topic: Storing Data Efficiently
Replies: 10
Views: 925

Re: Storing Data Efficiently

You would have to explain what "efficiently" means to you... Anyway, in virtually every situation the use of xml is inefficient. It is slow, verbose and requires lots of memory to process... The only reason to use xml (imho) is for inter-operability with other systems, thus i would only pr...
by timvw
Wed Apr 30, 2008 12:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GTA IV
Replies: 29
Views: 1184

Re: GTA IV

I'm gonna try my local shop and see if they still got a copy... (Feel free to add timvw to your xbox live friends list )
by timvw
Mon Apr 28, 2008 4:49 am
Forum: PHP - Theory and Design
Topic: Launch a "script" every X hours
Replies: 1
Views: 391

Re: Launch a "script" every X hours

Launching something periodically is exactly what cron(tab) was built for, thus imho it's the way to go.
by timvw
Sun Apr 20, 2008 5:34 am
Forum: Installation and Configuration
Topic: Configuring WAMP on XP x64 to send emails
Replies: 4
Views: 1277

Re: Configuring WAMP on XP x64 to send emails

That means that your SMTP server (on the same machine) is configured not to accept mails that come from "xxx@gmail.com"...

configure php so that it:
- uses google's smtp server
- uses a sender address that it is willing to relay for
by timvw
Sat Apr 12, 2008 12:33 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: C++ Make HTTP Request?
Replies: 2
Views: 4207

Re: C++ Make HTTP Request?

by timvw
Tue Apr 08, 2008 5:54 am
Forum: Installation and Configuration
Topic: SSL Certificates. RapidSSL vs Verisign/Thwarte
Replies: 3
Views: 1372

Re: SSL Certificates. RapidSSL vs Verisign/Thwarte

Online payments, and SSL certificates all rely on the same: TRUST. As soon as customers trust the certificate (probably via the authority that signed the certificate) there is no difference. In that case you could issue your own certificate. If a self-signed certificate is'nt enough i would recommen...
by timvw
Tue Apr 08, 2008 12:40 am
Forum: PHP - Code
Topic: hw can i execute c++ file using php ??.............
Replies: 4
Views: 230

Re: hw can i execute c++ file using php ??.............

You have to make sure that g++.exe is in the PATH of the user that executes the php script
by timvw
Tue Apr 01, 2008 5:52 am
Forum: PHP - Theory and Design
Topic: API style application.
Replies: 8
Views: 1121

Re: API style application.

Imho javascript should not, and probably is not, able to perform requests to different hosts...

Write a script that proxies the requests between client and otherserver...
by timvw
Tue Apr 01, 2008 5:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PHP 6 keeps register globals after all.
Replies: 6
Views: 612

Re: PHP 6 keeps register globals after all.

April fools day?
by timvw
Thu Mar 27, 2008 9:05 am
Forum: PHP - Code
Topic: post method example
Replies: 2
Views: 82

Re: post method example

The following code would accept posted xml data and save it in $data:

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$data = file_get_contents(‘php://input’);