Create a local PHP MySQL development environment

Whether you are a seasoned PHP/MySQL programmer or a beginner, you will benefit from having a development environment. A development environment allows you to test your code as you develop your web application before publishing it to the web. The following Power Tip will guide you through setting up a PHP, Apache, and MySQL development environment. Additionally, it will demonstrate how to take advantage of the UEStudio features that will make your PHP/MySQL development easier.…

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Can You Really Trust A Framework ?

If you are a PHP developer you will probably be pushed by everybody to learn how to use a framework to develop your application. But nobody tells you in a clear way what you’re going to obtain doing this. For every developer who is in this phase of personal growth, this choice is never easy and the main reason is the fear of being conditionated by this link in a bad way. In the journey…

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Java Concurrency Utility – CountDownLatch 

CountDownLatch is utility under java.util.concurrent package. We initialise CountDownLatch with some integer count value. One or more threads will wait for count value to be ‘0’. As we pass any checkpoint in execution, we will call countDown() method and decrease count by one. Waiting threads will continue execution when this count becomes 0. Use Case Where one or more threads are waiting for a particular sequence to execute. After that waiting threads will execute. Example…

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Simple Hack to download files directly to your hosting space without SSH – PHP script

I was moving my website from one host to other and the website size was very big that I could not download and upload the files to my new hosting provider. I had shared my story of the struggle I did where It took 16 hours to migrate a wordpress site and I used this trick to get my files downloaded from previous host to new host without downloading it on my laptop. I’m sharing…

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Simple Hack to unzip files on hosting space without SSH – PHP script

In the previous article I shared a PHP script to download files and here I’m sharing a simple script to unzip the downloaded files on the hosting server without SSH access. This is very useful when you want to setup a website on a new host and the hosting provider do not allow unzipping of large files, exceeding their maximum size limit. I have come across many free hosting providers that do not give SSH…

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