php-general Digest 20 May 2007 12:01:09 -0000 Issue 4801

2007-05-20 Thread php-general-digest-help
php-general Digest 20 May 2007 12:01:09 - Issue 4801 Topics (messages 255238 through 255247): Adserver programming with php 255238 by: Merlin 255239 by: Davi 255240 by: Jim Lucas 255241 by: Al 255242 by: Larry Garfield 255243 by: itoctopus

php-general Digest 21 May 2007 01:15:29 -0000 Issue 4802

2007-05-20 Thread php-general-digest-help
php-general Digest 21 May 2007 01:15:29 - Issue 4802 Topics (messages 255248 through 255260): Re: PHP Data Mining/Data Scraping 255248 by: Johan Holst Nielsen 255249 by: Stut 255252 by: itoctopus Re: Marketplace Framework 255250 by: Stut 255251 by:

[PHP] Re: Adserver programming with php

2007-05-20 Thread itoctopus
My approach would be to build now using the fastest way and get the thing up running, and then see if the needs arise to build the application using a somehow slower way. -- itoctopus - http://www.itoctopus.com Merlin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message news:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Hi there, I

[PHP] can not fork

2007-05-20 Thread Rajiv Man Karmacharya
php-general@lists.php.net while trying to use exec('IECapt.exe ' . escapeshellarg($website_url) . ' ' . escapeshellarg($cached_filename)); i get the following error Warning: exec() [function.exec]: Unable to fork [IECapt.exe http://www.nepalnews.com.np;

[PHP] PHP Data Mining/Data Scraping

2007-05-20 Thread Shannon Whitty
Hi, I'm looking for a piece of software or coding that will let me post a form to another URL, accept the response, search it for a specific success string and then let me continue processing the rest of my program. I want to accept queries on behalf of my supplier, forward it to them behind

[PHP] Marketplace Framework

2007-05-20 Thread PHP Mailing List
Hi All, Is there any PHP's framework for developing a marketplace site ? Regards, Dino -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php

[PHP] Marketplace Framework

2007-05-20 Thread PHP Mailing List
Hi All, Is there any PHP's framework for developing a marketplace site ? Regards, Dino -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe, visit: http://www.php.net/unsub.php

[PHP] Re: PHP Data Mining/Data Scraping

2007-05-20 Thread Johan Holst Nielsen
Shannon Whitty wrote: Hi, I'm looking for a piece of software or coding that will let me post a form to another URL, accept the response, search it for a specific success string and then let me continue processing the rest of my program. I want to accept queries on behalf of my supplier,

Re: [PHP] PHP Data Mining/Data Scraping

2007-05-20 Thread Stut
Shannon Whitty wrote: Hi, I'm looking for a piece of software or coding that will let me post a form to another URL, accept the response, search it for a specific success string and then let me continue processing the rest of my program. I want to accept queries on behalf of my supplier,

Re: [PHP] Marketplace Framework

2007-05-20 Thread Stut
PHP Mailing List wrote: Is there any PHP's framework for developing a marketplace site ? Not totally sure what you mean by a marketplace site, but if you mean an ecommerce site (online shop) then please search the list archives - this topic comes up a lot here and has been discussed at

[PHP] Re: Marketplace Framework

2007-05-20 Thread itoctopus
Try osCommerce -- itoctopus - http://www.itoctopus.com PHP Mailing List [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message news:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Hi All, Is there any PHP's framework for developing a marketplace site ? Regards, Dino -- PHP General Mailing List (http://www.php.net/) To unsubscribe,

[PHP] Re: PHP Data Mining/Data Scraping

2007-05-20 Thread itoctopus
In case you have no control on the other URL, then CURL is probably your best solution. Otherwise, a better way to do it is probably to interact with a web service installed on the other website. -- itoctopus - http://www.itoctopus.com Shannon Whitty [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message

[PHP] inconsistency in SimpleXML

2007-05-20 Thread Vesselin Kenashkov
Hello everybody, An year ago I was playing with the SimpleXML in php and found some issues and abandoned php5 for a year. Now I'm back to it and I found that the issius are still there. Here is the first one - how one can find does a SimpleXMLElement has child nodes? Here is an example:

[PHP] Re: Adserver programming with php

2007-05-20 Thread Colin Guthrie
Merlin wrote: Hi there, I am thinking about creating a kind of adserver which is customized for my needs. As I would be most confident in doing this with php, I am asking myself if this is the right choice or if it would be wiser to take a C++ aproach for example to get a higher performance

[PHP] php5 cert

2007-05-20 Thread Danial Rahmanzadeh
are volcan exams really harder than actual php5 exam as phparch asserted?

Re: [PHP] Re: showing source

2007-05-20 Thread tedd
At 12:16 PM +0200 5/18/07, Christian Haensel wrote: Why don't you use: highlight_file(__FILE__) ? OMG I have been coding that thing for MONTHS now... just to get syntax highlighting for my tutorial blog... maybe I shouldn't write tutorials... maybe I should rather read them *g* Thanks

Re: [PHP] php5 cert

2007-05-20 Thread Larry Garfield
Actually I found the real exam harder than the test exam. It may have just been the question set I ended up with, but it was a lot more nitpicky on details that I rarely use in my work. On Sunday 20 May 2007, Danial Rahmanzadeh wrote: are volcan exams really harder than actual php5 exam as

RE: [PHP] Adserver programming with php

2007-05-20 Thread WeberSites LTD
Not sure why you would want to build something from scratch when you can use Openads : http://www.openads.org/ berber -Original Message- From: Merlin [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Sunday, May 20, 2007 2:16 AM To: php-general@lists.php.net Subject: [PHP] Adserver programming with php

Re: [PHP] can not fork

2007-05-20 Thread Jochem Maas
Rajiv Man Karmacharya wrote: php-general@lists.php.net while trying to use exec('IECapt.exe ' . escapeshellarg($website_url) . ' ' . escapeshellarg($cached_filename)); i get the following error Warning: exec() [function.exec]: Unable to fork [IECapt.exe http://www.nepalnews.com.np;

[PHP] Confused about handling bytes

2007-05-20 Thread Joe Veldhuis
While I'm sure this is a stupid question and the solution will be obvious to everyone here, this is confusing me. I'm trying to control a device over a serial port using a PHP script, and one of the things I need to do is read a 26-byte string from an EEPROM, using a command that returns two

[PHP] Uploading Files Should I use MySQL or Server for storage?

2007-05-20 Thread [EMAIL PROTECTED]
I am in the process of adding a part to my website which would include pictures, pdf files, txt files, and excel files. The files sizes could be anywhere on average of 100k to 2mb. Do you think I should be uploading the files to a MySQL database or to my server? I have head that there are pros

Re: [PHP] Uploading Files Should I use MySQL or Server for storage?

2007-05-20 Thread Richard Davey
Hi benc11, Monday, May 21, 2007, 2:16:19 AM, you wrote: I am in the process of adding a part to my website which would include pictures, pdf files, txt files, and excel files. The files sizes could be anywhere on average of 100k to 2mb. Do you think I should be uploading the files to a

Re: [PHP] Uploading Files Should I use MySQL or Server for storage?

2007-05-20 Thread [EMAIL PROTECTED]
Thanks Rich. The files are not going to be downloaded all that often and the overall traffic is relatively low. However, as with probably everyone I am hoping and expecting big increases in traffic. I currently run most of my site off LAMP. My main concerns as you mentioned is using

Re: [PHP] Uploading Files Should I use MySQL or Server for storage?

2007-05-20 Thread Greg Donald
On 5/20/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am in the process of adding a part to my website which would include pictures, pdf files, txt files, and excel files. The files sizes could be anywhere on average of 100k to 2mb. Do you think I should be uploading the files to a MySQL

Re: [PHP] Random SELECT SQL list

2007-05-20 Thread Eduardo Vizcarra
Hi Larry,Paul,Zoltán Thanks for your messages, adding ORDER BY RAND () worked just fine :) Eduardo Larry Garfield [EMAIL PROTECTED] escribió en el mensaje news:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Wednesday 16 May 2007, Eduardo Vizcarra wrote: Hi I would like to know if a SELECT SQL query list of records

[PHP] Re: Uploading Files Should I use MySQL or Server for storage?

2007-05-20 Thread itoctopus
I have tried both, and I tell you that I really felt that the filesystem is a more convenient way of doing it. -- itoctopus - http://www.itoctopus.com [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message news:[EMAIL PROTECTED] I am in the process of adding a part to my website which would include pictures, pdf

Re: [PHP] Uploading Files Should I use MySQL or Server for storage?

2007-05-20 Thread Robert Cummings
On Sun, 2007-05-20 at 20:35 -0500, Greg Donald wrote: On 5/20/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I am in the process of adding a part to my website which would include pictures, pdf files, txt files, and excel files. The files sizes could be anywhere on average of 100k to 2mb.

Re: [PHP] Uploading Files Should I use MySQL or Server for storage?

2007-05-20 Thread Larry Garfield
A well-optimized and load balanced database-based setup will beat a badly configured file system setup, sure. But will it beat a well-optimized and load balanced file system setup? I would be very surprised. Really, it comes down to this, assuming you know what you're doing either way.

Re: [PHP] Uploading Files Should I use MySQL or Server for storage?

2007-05-20 Thread Robert Cummings
On Sun, 2007-05-20 at 23:11 -0500, Larry Garfield wrote: A well-optimized and load balanced database-based setup will beat a badly configured file system setup, sure. But will it beat a well-optimized and load balanced file system setup? I would be very surprised. Really, it comes down

Re: [PHP] Re: Confused about how exactly to output image using imagepng function [SOLVED]

2007-05-20 Thread Dave M G
Robert, Zoltan, Stephen, Tijnema, Thank you for your responses. I did take some code off of the internet, but I had to modify it to work within the context of my general system. The explanations offered here have helped me achieve that. Thank you all for your insight and help. -- Dave M G

Re: [PHP] Uploading Files Should I use MySQL or Server for storage?

2007-05-20 Thread Larry Garfield
On Sunday 20 May 2007, Robert Cummings wrote: On Sun, 2007-05-20 at 23:11 -0500, Larry Garfield wrote: A well-optimized and load balanced database-based setup will beat a badly configured file system setup, sure. But will it beat a well-optimized and load balanced file system setup? I

Re: [PHP] Confused about handling bytes

2007-05-20 Thread Tom Rogers
Hi, Monday, May 21, 2007, 10:50:27 AM, you wrote: JV While I'm sure this is a stupid question and the solution will be JV obvious to everyone here, this is confusing me. JV I'm trying to control a device over a serial port using a PHP script, JV and one of the things I need to do is read a