News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Tony Bibbs' Blog:
Book Review Pro PHP
June 11, 2008 @ 09:35:52

Tony Bibbs has posted his own review of a recently released PHP-related book from APress, "Pro PHP: Patterns, Frameworks, Testing and More" (by Kevin McArthur):

First I think it's important to cover the valuable aspects of the book as that will really drive your decision whether the book is worth a read. If you are new to object oriented programming and basic design patterns you will get a fairly good introduction of how to do both in PHP.

He points out some of his favorite parts of the book - the chapter on exceptions, chapter three covering the Standard PHP library - and some of the things he thought could be improved like the order of the parts of the book (4 should be after 1) and his disappointment in the lack of security/scalability/performance topics.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
prophp apress pattern framework testing book review


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

NETTUTS.com: CodeIgniter From Scratch: Day 5 – CRUD

Padraic Brady's Blog: New French Zend Framework Book By Julien Pauli

Joshua Eichorn's Blog: Understanding AJAX excerpt available at computerworld.com

Freegrok.com: Review: Beginning PHP and MySQL: From Novice to Professional, Third Edition

Community News: CodeIgniter Con 2010


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


library language release podcast code developer series application interview install wordpress configure introduction symfony laravel list bugfix unittest api community

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework