From the reviews:
"This book intends to simplify programming tasks through the use … . The intended audience is intermediate-to-advanced, although I believe it is also of great use to the uninitiated. The Introduction provides a solid introduction to the use of PEAR … . The section on databases is required reading for anyone wishing to … . The Smarty chapter is an excellent introduction into templating … . Especially enjoyable is the chapter on PEAR’s Mail_mime … . I particularly enjoyed the level of detail given … ." (Mitchell Pirtle, International PHP Magazine, Issue no. 4, 2004)
You would think that a PHP book that actually mentioned "Extensions" as part of the title would cover extensions wouldn't you? Well in the case of this book you would be wrong. Read morePublished on August 22, 2005 by J. Wren Hunt
This is really only for advanced PHP programmers. If you are one, it maybe will render in 5 star.Published on August 19, 2005 by Lars Eriksson
I bought this book with high expectations.
It is a very good book, well written, and David Sklar really has done a good job writing it. Read more