---

Linux Magazine: PHP 5 Pushes Forward

“Started just over ten years ago, the PHP programming language
has become the most popular programming language for web
application development. PHP 5, the most recent release, adds even
more features–all the while remaining approachable to novices. But
don’t let the friendly facade fool you–Fortune 500 companies are
taking notice, too. Here’s a look at the life of PHP 5 so far.

“A little over ten years ago this past June, Rasmus Lerdorf
posted a message to Usenet group comp.infosystems.www.authoring.cgi
titled ‘Announce: Personal Home Page Tools (PHP Tools)…'”

Complete
Story