News Feed
Sections




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

Brian Swan's Blog:
Creating PHP Websites with WebMatrix
July 14, 2010 @ 12:48:16

Brian Swan has a recent post to his blog looking at how to create PHP websites with the help of the WebMatrix tool - a software bundle that provides you with a web service and a database to build your applications on.

As I read those posts (and others), I was left wondering about the extent of PHP support in WebMatrix (which is what I'll look at in this post). As it turns out, PHP is fully supported, but it requires a little bit of work up front in this beta release of WebMatrix (a smoother experience for PHP developers is planned for the final release).

He steps you through the install of the WebMatrix tool (including screenshots) and how to create a sample site. Adding PHP support is as simple as including another block of XML in the configuration file for FastCGI support. Open up a new PHP file and your code should be interpreted like normal.

11 comments voice your opinion now!
webmatrix microsoft tutorial setup configure


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Blond R's Blog: Set up IIS 7 w/ MySQL and PHP 5

Zend Framework By Examples: Handling dates and times (Zend_Date)

DevShed: Developing a Form Director Class

Gonzalo Ayuso: Releasing unmanaged resources (a PHP port from C#s using statement)

Ralph Schindler's Blog: Compiling Gearman (or anything) for Zend Server CE on Snow Leopard


Community Events





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


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

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