CakePHP Installation and Features

Posted at October 28, 2016 at 4:18 pm by Jithin

CakePHP is an open source web framework and is written in PHP. It follows the model view controller (MVC) approach. It makes building web applications simpler, faster, and require less code. It provides the tools you need to get started coding and what you need to get done; the logic specific to your application.   Requirements of CakePHP 1) HTTP Server. For example: Apache. Having mod_rewrite is preferred, but by no means required. 2) PHP 5.5.9 or greater (including PHP 7).    [...]

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What is Mbstring and how to enable

Posted at August 4, 2016 at 4:39 pm by Jithin

Mbstring stands for multi-byte string functions. Mbstring is an extension of php used to manage non-ASCII strings. Mbstring is used to convert strings to different encodings. Multibyte character encoding schemes are used to express more than 256 characters in the regular byte wise coding system. Mbstring provides multibyte specific string functions that help us to deal with multibyte encodings in PHP. Mbstring handles character encoding conversion between the possible encoding pairs. Mbstring is   [...]

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