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PHP Tutorial: An Introduction to PDO

July 5th, 2011 Leave a comment
PHP Tutorial: An Introduction to PDO

Since its inception, PHP has moved from a procedural language to an object-oriented one; some of its procedural roots, however, still linger. One of these procedural remnants is an antique method of accessing SQL databases; many programmers still use the older mysql and postgresql procedural modules to access databases, and even those who have switched to newer methods, like mysqli, might still be hampered by the fact that such a module only works with mysqli. PHP has since implemented better methods, but many procedural PHP developers are unsure of how to use newer, object-oriented MySQL connection methods. Let’s delve… View full post »