Where is the intl PHP extension? Problem solved!

Problem PHP packages/frameworks/libraries/scripts we work with might require different PHP extensions. In this case the Intl extension is needed to work with using Internationalization Functions. What is Internationalization? Got any of these error messages? Zend InputFilter requires intl PHP extension … Read More

Using DotKernel with Composer Dependencies

This article will cover the external dependency usage VIA composer within DotKernel applications. There is also an article explaining how composer can be added to DotKernel learn more. Composer automatically loads our dependencies so there is no need to include/require … Read More

Adding Composer support in your DotKernel project

Composer is an application-level package manager. Composer auto-loads the dependencies on demand and can also auto-load custom classes . This article will cover the needed steps to add composer support to your DotKernel project or even “composify” it. Assuming that … Read More

Floating-Point Arithmetic – Why is (int)((0.7+0.1)*10) = 7 ?

This article applies to PHP 5.x but also to PHP 7 While using floating-point arithmetic you might have noticed that not all the calculus results are as expected, this can usually be observed when casting values. So the output for … Read MoreRead More

Using PHP 7 Express in Zend Studio 13

This article will cover the steps needed in order to check the PHP7 compatibility, a small troubleshooter. This article will also contain a compatibility issue check on the latest Zend Framework 1 version. What is PHP 7 Express? PHP 7 … Read MoreRead More