News Feed
Sections




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

Dallas PHP Users Group:
PHP4 to PHP5 Minor gotcha
January 12, 2006 @ 06:58:21

On the Dallas PHP Users Group website today, there's quick little "gotcha" by MonkeyT when it comes to using the strtotime() function.

strtotime translates a date presented in various formats into a unix timestamp. It allows the syntax "+2 weeks" and various other time units to push that chosen date translation into the future. In 4.3.10, php would allow a space between the + and the beginning of the parameter. that doesn't seem to be the case any more. ("+3 days", not "+ 3 days"). Other than that, pretty smooth changeover so far.

It's pretty subtle, but I could potentially cause some headaches in the future - so keep an eye out!

0 comments voice your opinion now!
php4 php5 upgrade strtotime space after plus php4 php5 upgrade strtotime space after plus


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Julian on Software: PHP vs Java IMHO

WordPress Arena: How to Convert a WordPress Blog into WordPress MU

Community News: phpDocumentor-13.0RC6 Released

DevShed: Using Yahoo! Web Services with PHP 5

Larry Garfield's Blog: Where are the PHP 4 developers?


Community Events





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


tool opinion conference interview list introduction security framework voicesoftheelephpant release library language series artisanfiles community version composer laravel podcast symfony

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