> Hi, > > I want to properly learn object oriented programming as I've been coding in > procedural style since I started with PHP a few years ago, and want to give > OOP a shot. The web isn't really a good resource to learn OOP in PHP to be > honest, as a lot is outdated for PHP4's style of OOP. I've looked into OOP > quite a bit and understand the concept of it, and want to take it further. > Any recommendations appreciated :).
I bought beginning PHP 5 and MySQL E-Commerce from Novice to Professional by Christian Darie and beginning php and MySQL E-Commerce from Novice to Professional 2nd edition and they have helped me a lot with OO. It's a tutorial book that builds an E-Commerce website from start to finish and teaches how to build and use SMARTY templates, how to use PEAR and Ajax. 1st edition http://www.amazon.com/Beginning-PHP-MySQL-E-Commerce- ebook/dp/B001IKJL38/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&s=digital-text&qid=1269518047&sr=8-2 2nd edition http://www.amazon.com/Beginning-PHP-MySQL-E-Commerce- Professional/dp/1590598644/ref=sr_1_fkmr1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1269518108&sr=8-3- fkmr1 -- Blessings David M. I have been driven to my knees many times by the overwhelming conviction that I had nowhere else to go. -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php