[Chugalug] You're invited to Meeting: PHP and MySQL

Garrett Gaston garrett85 at hotmail.com
Mon Feb 4 00:26:51 UTC 2013

Damn. I missed another one.

> Date: Sun, 3 Feb 2013 01:54:12 +0000
> From: cluon at geeklabs.com
> To: chugalug at chugalug.org
> Subject: Re: [Chugalug] You're invited to Meeting: PHP and MySQL
> On Sat, 2 Feb 2013, Aric Annear wrote:
> > Is this a "pure beginner"-level demo?  I'd like to get a start in PHP/MySQL
> > but I'd be starting from square zero here and don't want to hold the meeting
> > up with dumb questions unless it's explicitly for noobs.
> Pure? Could be reasonably close to that.
> I was going to do this tomorrow from scratch and see how it flows.
> My intention was to start with nothing more than a text editor
> and a command line on a Linux server with the LAMP basics already running
> and build up a very basic PHP program, probably a website front end 
> without much CSS.  < 500 lines of code.. pure PHP and SQL.
> The technical goal: put together the < 10 functions and program flow I 
> think are basics... with the purpose of provoking discussions 
> about the functions and the thoughts behind them.
> The other goal: See if there is any interest in the PHP Users Group
> and specifically, if there is someone else whome would want to drive the 
> train. Jerimie started it, Lisa took over from Jerimie, and somehow it's 
> withered a bit and I'm left getting notices from meetup.com saying: "Do 
> something you dolt" or maybe that's just the voices in my head.
> You should have a clue what PHP is, and be familiar with basic concepts of 
> a programming language and SQL and probably HTML for output... although 
> I've been writing a lot of stuff that does not do HTML out lately. Just 
> functions for getting crap done with not much output at all.
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