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Protecting code...?

Postby eyewoo » Wed Apr 16, 2003 11:36 am

I've been developing a niche market website using PHP. Is there any way to protect the code if it is sent to a purchaser, i.e. protect it against being simply cut and pasted for other purposes. Anyway to compile PHP?
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Postby bezmond » Wed Apr 16, 2003 11:45 am

erm... no? lol, not that I know of... sorry.

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Postby eyewoo » Wed Apr 16, 2003 12:10 pm

Well... I didn't think so. Since it is server side, I thought there might be some way. It is not unheard of to have compiled interprative progrmming languages.
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Postby bezmond » Wed Apr 16, 2003 12:21 pm

only thing I can think of is if there's a way to physically (and perm!) LOCK a file that doesn't need editing...

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Postby Redcircle » Wed Apr 16, 2003 12:22 pm

Zend does offer a compiler for PHP. see http://www.zend.com/store/products/zend ... -suite.php
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Postby eyewoo » Wed Apr 16, 2003 1:03 pm

Thanks Redc... I'll check that out...
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Postby Oromian » Thu Apr 17, 2003 6:13 am

remember, php is not a true programming language, rather a scripting language. :wink:
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Postby eyewoo » Thu Apr 17, 2003 8:28 am

Oromian... understood... however, I view it more or less as a programming language embedded in a scripting language... 8O
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Postby Oleg Butuzov » Thu Apr 17, 2003 11:44 pm

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Postby eyewoo » Fri Apr 18, 2003 4:58 am

Thanks Pejone... IonCube looks pretty cool - just what I'm looking for!
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Re: Protecting code...?

Postby putu » Tue Apr 22, 2003 8:26 pm

It's Open Source :)
or try java. just give them the class only :x .
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