php-general Digest 22 May 2007 16:46:45 -0000 Issue 4805

2007-05-22 Thread php-general-digest-help
php-general Digest 22 May 2007 16:46:45 - Issue 4805 Topics (messages 255304 through 255329): Re: PHP MySQL Problem 255304 by: Christian Haensel Re: Uploading Files Should I use MySQL or Server for storage? 255305 by: clive 255315 by: Tijnema 255316 by:

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

2007-05-22 Thread clive
itoctopus wrote: I have tried both, and I tell you that I really felt that the filesystem is a more convenient way of doing it. I have to agree, filesystems were after all designed to store files. I reckon reading a file from disk is much quicker than reading from a database, maybe only

Re: [PHP] [Linux] PHP and SQL Server

2007-05-22 Thread David BERCOT
Hi Mike, And thank you for your help... Le Mon, 21 May 2007 13:21:35 -0400, Mike Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] a écrit : On 5/21/07, David BERCOT [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Mike, Le Mon, 21 May 2007 10:24:52 -0400, Mike Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] a écrit : David, Is MSDE running in

[PHP] Pokeing functionality

2007-05-22 Thread Don Don
Hi All, am trying to integrate a poke me poke you functionality to a web 2.0 application am developing. I've got some ideas of how to do this but am not sure if its the best aproach. i am using the idea of a PM system since i've done that earlier. Does anyone have any way of implementing a

[PHP] Regular Expressions

2007-05-22 Thread Don Don
Hi all, am trying to run a regular expression to a list of user entered data on some forms. I've creating what i think is a matching pattern for each category as shown below: function validateEntry($regularExpression, $fieldValue) { if(preg_match($regularExpression, $fieldValue)) {

Re: [PHP] Pokeing functionality

2007-05-22 Thread Rob Desbois
Many ideas, all of them completely dependent on exactly what your requirements are - should a poke be delivered to the target in real-time or when they next load a page? This is an extremely general question, like I want users to be able to view each other's profiles, how?... --rob On 5/22/07,

Re: [PHP] Regular Expressions

2007-05-22 Thread Zoltán Németh
2007. 05. 22, kedd keltezéssel 03.35-kor Don Don ezt írta: Hi all, am trying to run a regular expression to a list of user entered data on some forms. I've creating what i think is a matching pattern for each category as shown below: function validateEntry($regularExpression,

Re: [PHP] Pokeing functionality

2007-05-22 Thread Don Don
Just the general method of implementing a poke, and then any application specific requirements can then be tailored to the application. If a user is not logged in, whenever they do, they'll get a notification that they have been poked by a particular user, and when they are logged in

[PHP] SOAP: xsd:choice maxOccurs=unbounded, and element order

2007-05-22 Thread Simon Detheridge
Hi, I'm trying to make PHP5's soap implementation play nice with my web service, and I'm having a problem. Part of my schema contains a complexType, containing an xsd:choice of several different element types, which can be repeated many times (maxOccurs=unbounded) e.g.:

Re: [PHP] [Linux] PHP and SQL Server

2007-05-22 Thread Tijnema
On 5/22/07, David BERCOT [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Mike, And thank you for your help... Le Mon, 21 May 2007 13:21:35 -0400, Mike Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] a écrit : On 5/21/07, David BERCOT [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Mike, Le Mon, 21 May 2007 10:24:52 -0400, Mike Smith [EMAIL

Re: [PHP] Pokeing functionality

2007-05-22 Thread Philip Thompson
On May 22, 2007, at 6:26 AM, Don Don wrote: Just the general method of implementing a poke, and then any application specific requirements can then be tailored to the application. If a user is not logged in, whenever they do, they'll get a notification that they have been poked by a

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

2007-05-22 Thread Tijnema
On 5/22/07, clive [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: itoctopus wrote: I have tried both, and I tell you that I really felt that the filesystem is a more convenient way of doing it. I have to agree, filesystems were after all designed to store files. I reckon reading a file from disk is much quicker

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

2007-05-22 Thread Robert Cummings
On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 11:00 +0200, clive wrote: itoctopus wrote: I have tried both, and I tell you that I really felt that the filesystem is a more convenient way of doing it. I have to agree, filesystems were after all designed to store files. I reckon reading a file from disk is much

Re: [PHP] How can i help

2007-05-22 Thread Tijnema
On 5/22/07, Ligaya A. Turmelle [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: There are a number of ways to help depending upon what you want to do. Any help is always appreciated. An incomplete listing - http://www.khankennels.com/blog/index.php/archives/2006/08/10/25-ways-to -help-out-php/ Lig I have no

[PHP] Re: [PHP-INSTALL] Mailparse extension

2007-05-22 Thread Miles Thompson
On 5/21/07, Tim Donnelly [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I should preface this by saying, I am not a PHP person. I have been able to install php in the past and get things to work, but this time I am having fits. I am running php 5.2.1, apache 1.3.34, OpenSuSE 10.0 on a 64bit AMD platform. I have

Re: [PHP] Regular Expressions

2007-05-22 Thread Tijnema
On 5/22/07, Zoltán Németh [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 2007. 05. 22, kedd keltezéssel 03.35-kor Don Don ezt írta: Hi all, am trying to run a regular expression to a list of user entered data on some forms. I've creating what i think is a matching pattern for each category as shown below:

Re: [PHP] Security Question, re directory permissions [long answer]

2007-05-22 Thread Daniel Brown
My pleasure, Arno! On 5/22/07, Arno Kuhl [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: -Original Message- From: Daniel Brown [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: 18 May 2007 10:27 To: Al Cc: php-general@lists.php.net Subject: Re: [PHP] Security Question, re directory permissions [long answer] On 5/18/07,

Re: [PHP] [Linux] PHP and SQL Server

2007-05-22 Thread David BERCOT
Le Tue, 22 May 2007 14:18:31 +0200, Tijnema [EMAIL PROTECTED] a écrit : On 5/22/07, David BERCOT [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Mike, And thank you for your help... Le Mon, 21 May 2007 13:21:35 -0400, Mike Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] a écrit : On 5/21/07, David BERCOT [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [PHP] Regular Expressions

2007-05-22 Thread Jim Lucas
Don Don wrote: Hi all, am trying to run a regular expression to a list of user entered data on some forms. I've creating what i think is a matching pattern for each category as shown below: function validateEntry($regularExpression, $fieldValue) { if(preg_match($regularExpression,

[PHP] ftp root dir?

2007-05-22 Thread Al
Can I assume that all ftp_connect()s will make the current dir the DOC_ROOT? If not, how can I insure the ftp root dir is the same as DOC_ROOT? You can't use the absolute path with ftp. chdir() doesn't change the ftp current dir. if you ftp_chdir() and it's already on the root, it posts an

Re: [PHP] ftp root dir?

2007-05-22 Thread Al
I know that; but, I writing a script, that can be used on different servers, which creates a directory and I want to make certain it is created on the DOC ROOT. I don't want the user to have to test the ftp connection with a ftp utility program first. Jim Moseby wrote: r? Can I assume

RE: [PHP] ftp root dir?

2007-05-22 Thread Jim Moseby
r? Can I assume that all ftp_connect()s will make the current dir the DOC_ROOT? If not, how can I insure the ftp root dir is the same as DOC_ROOT? You can't use the absolute path with ftp. chdir() doesn't change the ftp current dir. if you ftp_chdir() and it's already on the

Re: [PHP] ftp root dir?

2007-05-22 Thread Robert Cummings
On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 11:19 -0400, Al wrote: I know that; but, I writing a script, that can be used on different servers, which creates a directory and I want to make certain it is created on the DOC ROOT. I don't want the user to have to test the ftp connection with a ftp utility

Re[2]: [PHP] ftp root dir?

2007-05-22 Thread Richard Davey
Hi Al, Tuesday, May 22, 2007, 4:19:22 PM, you wrote: I know that; but, I writing a script, that can be used on different servers, which creates a directory and I want to make certain it is created on the DOC ROOT. I don't want the user to have to test the ftp connection with a ftp utility

Re: [PHP] PHP Data Mining/Data Scraping

2007-05-22 Thread Myron Turner
On Sat, May 19, 2007 10:22 pm, Shannon Whitty wrote: 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. http://php.net/curl

[PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Bosky, Dave
How can I convert the numerical day of week to the string version? Example, if the day of the week is 1 I would like to print out 'Sunday'. Thanks, Dave ** HTC Disclaimer: The information contained in this message may

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Daniel Brown
Do you mean by using the date() function? On 5/22/07, Bosky, Dave [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: How can I convert the numerical day of week to the string version? Example, if the day of the week is 1 I would like to print out 'Sunday'. Thanks, Dave

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Richard Davey
Hi Dave, Tuesday, May 22, 2007, 5:46:38 PM, you wrote: How can I convert the numerical day of week to the string version? Example, if the day of the week is 1 I would like to print out 'Sunday'. $days = array(1 = 'Sunday', 2 = 'Monday', 3 = 'Tuesday', etc ...); then just $today = $days[1];

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Greg Donald
On 5/22/07, Bosky, Dave [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: How can I convert the numerical day of week to the string version? Example, if the day of the week is 1 I would like to print out 'Sunday'. $days = array( 'Sunday', 'Monday', 'Tuesday', 'Wednesday', 'Thursday', 'Friday', 'Saturday' ); $day =

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Daniel Brown
In that case, one simple way (though not the most economical way, and really hacky, reinventing the wheel in the process) would be to create a function like so: ? function num2day($num) { if($num == 1) { $day = Sunday; } elseif($num == 2) { $day = Monday; } elseif($num

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Greg Donald
On 5/22/07, Daniel Brown [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: ? function num2day($num) { if($num == 1) { $day = Sunday; } elseif($num == 2) { $day = Monday; } elseif($num == 3) { $day = Tuesday; } elseif($num == 4) { $day = Wednesday; } elseif($num == 5) {

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Daniel Brown
On 5/22/07, Greg Donald [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On 5/22/07, Daniel Brown [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: ? function num2day($num) { if($num == 1) { $day = Sunday; } elseif($num == 2) { $day = Monday; } elseif($num == 3) { $day = Tuesday; } elseif($num

Re: [PHP] PHP Data Mining/Data Scraping

2007-05-22 Thread Tijnema
On 5/22/07, Myron Turner [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sat, May 19, 2007 10:22 pm, Shannon Whitty wrote: 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

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Robert Cummings
On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 12:46 -0400, Bosky, Dave wrote: How can I convert the numerical day of week to the string version? Example, if the day of the week is 1 I would like to print out 'Sunday'. I saw a bunch of bad examples given to you that completely ignore any available locale

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Greg Donald
On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I saw a bunch of bad examples given to you that completely ignore any available locale information... so here's a better version: I seem to have missed the part of the question where it said considering locale was important. -- Greg Donald

[PHP] Re: ftp root dir?

2007-05-22 Thread Johan Holst Nielsen
Al wrote: Can I assume that all ftp_connect()s will make the current dir the DOC_ROOT? First of all - what do you mean with DOC_ROOT? If it is the document root (of what?!). If not, how can I insure the ftp root dir is the same as DOC_ROOT? Define DOC_ROOT :) if you ftp_chdir() and

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Robert Cummings
On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 12:58 -0500, Greg Donald wrote: On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I saw a bunch of bad examples given to you that completely ignore any available locale information... so here's a better version: I seem to have missed the part of the question where

Re: [PHP] Regular Expressions

2007-05-22 Thread Jochem Maas
Don Don wrote: Hi all, am trying to run a regular expression to a list of user entered data on some forms. I've creating what i think is a matching pattern for each category as shown below: function validateEntry($regularExpression, $fieldValue) { if(preg_match($regularExpression,

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Daniel Brown
On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 12:58 -0500, Greg Donald wrote: On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I saw a bunch of bad examples given to you that completely ignore any available locale information... so here's a better version:

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Greg Donald
On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Nothing said it was important, but why implement a half-assed solution when you can implement a superior solution in as much time? Your solution contains overhead you don't even know you need. Coding for locales is an edge case since most

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Robert Cummings
On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 14:32 -0400, Daniel Brown wrote: On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 12:58 -0500, Greg Donald wrote: On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I saw a bunch of bad examples given to you that completely ignore any

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Robert Cummings
On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 13:47 -0500, Greg Donald wrote: On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Nothing said it was important, but why implement a half-assed solution when you can implement a superior solution in as much time? Your solution contains overhead you don't even know

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Daniel Brown
:: yawns :: After all the bickering, I wouldn't be surprised if the OP never asks a question here again. -- Daniel P. Brown [office] (570-) 587-7080 Ext. 272 [mobile] (570-) 766-8107

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Robert Cummings
On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 15:00 -0400, Daniel Brown wrote: :: yawns :: After all the bickering, I wouldn't be surprised if the OP never asks a question here again. Who's bickering? When did a simple discussion become bickering? Maybe you should take a nap... you're obviously tired.

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Daniel Brown
You amuse me, but it's not worth getting into a discussion over. Enjoy the rest of your day! -- Daniel P. Brown [office] (570-) 587-7080 Ext. 272 [mobile] (570-) 766-8107

[PHP] Re: [PEAR] PHP5 Static functions called through __call() that don't exist... yet

2007-05-22 Thread Jared Farrish
Ok, somehow I did this again (posted to pear-general instead of php-general). pear-general and php-general look alike... Thank everyone for their suggestion. I would like to see a __static() version of __call(), but this is the wrong place to bring that feature request up. To answer Greg

[PHP] Re: ftp root dir?

2007-05-22 Thread Al
What I ended up doing was to make a dir with ftp_mkdir(). Then test it with file_exists() to see if it is where I expected. If not, I post a die() error msg and say tech support required. Tech support can then figure out where the ftp root dir is. and set a config file accordingly.

Re: [PHP] PHP Data Mining/Data Scraping

2007-05-22 Thread Myron Turner
Tijnema wrote: On 5/22/07, Myron Turner [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sat, May 19, 2007 10:22 pm, Shannon Whitty wrote: 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

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Greg Donald
On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: No, your solution is bloated. Mine may run a tad slower, Two function calls wrapped in a function will be slower. Tad or a lot, slower is still slower. but it consumes less memory since it uses the weekday names already defined in the

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Robert Cummings
On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 17:13 -0500, Greg Donald wrote: My solution stands as the best one, for memory usage and speed. Please benchmark it so you will learn from this experience. Yours is the least maintainable. I have nothing to learn from you that I didn't learn in kindergarten. Cheers,

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Greg Donald
On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Yours is the least maintainable. Hehe.. with 4 times as many lines of code and 160% more bytes of code overall? cat locale.php|grep -v ^$|wc -l 16 cat simple.php|grep -v ^$|wc -l 4 ls -lavh -rw-r--r--1 destiney

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Robert Cummings
On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 17:54 -0500, Greg Donald wrote: On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Yours is the least maintainable. Hehe.. with 4 times as many lines of code and 160% more bytes of code overall? cat locale.php|grep -v ^$|wc -l 16 cat simple.php|grep

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Greg Donald
On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: They didn't teach PHP where I attended kindergarten. Is that a Canadian thing? Exactly, and I'm not about to learn PHP from you now *lol*. Next time you should say so up front, I would have spotted you 10% on the benchmarks. -- Greg

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Tom Rogers
Hi, Wednesday, May 23, 2007, 2:46:38 AM, you wrote: BD How can I convert the numerical day of week to the string version? BD Example, if the day of the week is 1 I would like to print out 'Sunday'. BD BD Thanks, BD Dave ?php $day =2; //for a Monday start echo gmdate('l',($day + 3) * 24 *

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Robert Cummings
On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 19:17 -0500, Greg Donald wrote: On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: They didn't teach PHP where I attended kindergarten. Is that a Canadian thing? Exactly, and I'm not about to learn PHP from you now *lol*. Next time you should say so up

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread tg-php
Mom! Dad! Stop fighting! = = = Original message = = = On 5/22/07, Robert Cummings [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Yours is the least maintainable. Hehe.. with 4 times as many lines of code and 160% more bytes of code overall? cat locale.php|grep -v ^$|wc -l 16 cat simple.php|grep -v

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Robert Cummings
On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 21:13 -0400, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Mom! Dad! Stop fighting! In case anyone is wondering... I'm the Dad!! :) Cheers, Rob. -- .. | InterJinn Application Framework - http://www.interjinn.com |

Re: [PHP] convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread Davi
Em Terça 22 Maio 2007 22:39, Robert Cummings escreveu: On Tue, 2007-05-22 at 21:13 -0400, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Mom! Dad! Stop fighting! In case anyone is wondering... I'm the Dad!! :) Just read my sig... =) Time to sleep... Good bye! =) -- Davi Vidal [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL

[PHP] Syntax error, where?

2007-05-22 Thread jekillen
Hello again; In my frustration and laziness (tired of probing around to solve syntax errors that are not obvious) I have encountered the following error: Parse error: syntax error, unexpected T_CONSTANT_ENCAPSED_STRING in path removed groups_proc.php on line 585 The two lines immediately

[PHP] Syntax error, where? solved

2007-05-22 Thread jekillen
Hello again; (Blush); I was looking at the wrong line. Somehow the line numbers changed on me and the error was actually at a suspect line that I had changed. But the file that was giving the error was a file that was not updated. Now it works, I was trying to do $list_length -1 in the middle of

[PHP] Re: convert numerical day of week

2007-05-22 Thread itoctopus
I think what you need is simply something like this: function get_day($int_day){ $arr_day_of_week = array('1'='Sunday', '2'='Monday', '3'='Tuesday', '4'='Wednesday', '5'='Thurdsay', '6'='Friday', '7'='Saturday'); } echo(get_day(1)); //will print Sunday -- itoctopus -

[PHP] Re: Enabling LDAP on Plesk 8

2007-05-22 Thread itoctopus
Hope this helps: http://forum.mamboserver.com/showthread.php?t=55page=6 -- itoctopus - http://www.itoctopus.com Sn!per [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message news:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Am currently running Plesk 8.0.1 . A php script with phpinfo() will give: ... ... '--with-kerberos'

[PHP] Re: Enabling LDAP on Plesk 8

2007-05-22 Thread itoctopus
ok, I read the whole thread and it seems it went absolutely nowhere. Sorry... -- itoctopus - http://www.itoctopus.com itoctopus [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message news:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Hope this helps: http://forum.mamboserver.com/showthread.php?t=55page=6 -- itoctopus -