To-do for today’s class
- Download starter file: lect16-intro-php/ (Dropbox)
- Download MAMP (for both Mac and Windows): https://www.mamp.info/en/downloads/
- Select PHP version 7.3.* by going to Preferences -> PHP
- Turn on debug statements for PHP by going to
php.ini, which can be found in:
- In the
php.inifile, search for
display_errors. You will see a few results. Look for the one around line 472. Set it to
display_errors = On. You will need to restart MAMP servers for this to come into effect.
- Go back to MAMP and go to Preferences -> Web Server and change the Document Root folder to the folder that contains all your ITP 303 files (a parent folder is best).
- Refer to the official PHP documentation here: http://php.net
Link to download PDF version.