News Feed
Sections




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

Brandon Savage's Blog:
Custom Apps Some Strategies For Easy Configuration Files
September 16, 2009 @ 07:59:02

In this new post to his blog today Brandon Savage looks at configuration options for PHP apps and gives some examples to help you get the thought process started for your development.

One of the decisions that has to be made each time an application is written for distribution is how best to set up the configuration files. There are a number of different approaches taken to this: some opt to use the define() function and define constants, while others use large arrays.

He points out a few "overlooked options" that some developers might no consider when working with configuration files like class constants and ini files (which PHP can parse natively). A few code snippets are included to show examples of them in use.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
configuration class constant ini


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Joe Topjian's Blog: My Zend_Acl Implementation

Rob Allen's Blog: Zend_Config_Ini and a string

Matthias Noback: Composer "provide" and dependency inversion

Russell Walker: Public properties, getters and setters, or magic?

Inside Open Source: Programming with Configuration Files


Community Events

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


framework laravel interview podcast community configure example application php7 symfony2 series library opinion conference introduction performance release language api voicesoftheelephpant

All content copyright, 2015 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework