Going PHP 5

Larry Garfield larry at garfieldtech.com
Tue Jul 10 08:03:01 CEST 2007

On Monday 09 July 2007, till wrote:

> > How you go about making use of PHP 5 is up to each project.  PHP 5.2 in
> > particular adds the ability for PHP apps to give meaningful upload
> > progress meters, for instance. That could be useful for adding
> > attachments to messages.  So there are front-end improvements that could
> > be made, independent of the other developer benefits that PHP 5 offers.
> That's actually a pretty good idea, I had a look at the code the other
> day and a progress meter wouldn't be so bad. Would you have a link I
> could follow?

A little Googling turned up this:

Looks like it does require APC and JSON, so it probably can't be a feature 
that has to work for the system to function, but it is still a very nice 
add-on for users who have APC enabled.  (And if you're running a dedicated 
box, then you really should have APC on it.)

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