Error reporting with PHP

When you are working on your website, you will sometimes want to change the level of error reporting that your code returns. This is a great way to get full diagnostic information so that you can fix a problem in your latest piece of code, but be careful to only show error reporting on your…

Ignore User Aborts with PHP

When you are developing or supporting a website, it does not always work perfectly. Sometimes a visitor will abort a script that is running and when that happens you want to try and avoid that causing a client disconnect. The ignore_user_abort() function determines whether the remote client can abort the running of the script. This…

Use PHP to Capitalise Your Text

If you want to make sure your text is nicely formatted there are a couple of tricks using PHP that can help you. Changing the case of your words is one useful feature, that can be achieved with the functions in the following example. {code type=php} echo strtoupper(‘abc’); # outputs: ABC echo strtolower(‘ABC’); # outputs:…