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A question - probaby a stupid question.

Postby eyewoo » Thu Apr 17, 2003 9:36 am

Does PHP run only on UNIX servers?

And another slightly more advanced question:

I was doing some simple PHP work for a client which involved the need to delete certain files... however, the PHP running on my client's server would not allow for deleting files... I've had similar PHP running on several other servers where that probelm did not exist. After contacting the company operating the server with the problem, I was told the problem existed, and I quote - "due to the virtualization of Apache under the Ensim enviroment." So, the question is... is that an unusual PHP setup or am I likely to run into the problem frequently as I do PHP work for other clients located all over the place?

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Postby bezmond » Thu Apr 17, 2003 10:09 am

nope PHP will work on Windows. Visit for downloads for the various Windows web servers.

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Postby Redcircle » Thu Apr 17, 2003 10:56 am

php does run under windows but I would HIGHLY recommend using it with apache if under windows. IIS has been a nightmare for me with PHP
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Re: A question - probaby a stupid question.

Postby putu » Tue Apr 22, 2003 8:31 pm

try phpTriad--it's Apache-Php-MySql runing smooth on microsoft windows. :P
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