News Feed
Sections




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

Brendon's Blog:
10 PHP functions you (probably) never use
January 15, 2010 @ 11:27:57

New from his blog Brendon has a list of what he thinks are ten PHP functions you'll never use.

When scripting in PHP, we often restrict ourselves to a limited number of API functions: the common ones, like print(), header(), define(), isset(), htmlspecialchars(), etc. [...] The PHP API actually offers a lot of functionality, some useless and some useful; often seldom used. I have been looking through the available functions and was interested to find some really cool functions that I should have known about.

Here's his list of functions, some of which are more on the "special needs" list than the "never use" list:

0 comments voice your opinion now!
function less used opinion


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Community News: Responses to Namespaces

Iwan Luijks' Blog: Getting certified, some pro's and misconceptions

Matthew Turland: How to be a Great Developer

php|architect Blog: Less Code isnít Always Better

Reddit.com: History Lesson: What PHP coding was like in 1996


Community Events





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


symfony2 install unittest code refactor community release introduction list developer framework podcast testing series interview language threedevsandamaybe laravel opinion api

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