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Doc Bug #10498 Missing expansion of the PHP acronym--must stand for something? What?
Submitted: 2001-04-25 16:26 UTC Modified: 2001-04-25 18:15 UTC
From: pchase at sulross dot edu Assigned:
Status: Not a bug Package: Documentation problem
PHP Version: 4.0.4pl1 OS: WinNT4
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2001-04-25 16:26 UTC] pchase at sulross dot edu
Go to http://www.php.net and you will (not) see the problem.  It is especially absent under the 
"What is PHP?" sidebar, where the expansion of the PHP acronym is conspicuous by its
non-presence.

Or is PHP completely meaningless?  A random spray of uppercase characters?

Or...(darkest suspicion)...does it stand for something so incredibly vile that it dare not be mentioned?

Peter P. Chase
Sul Ross State University
Alpine, TX

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 [2001-04-25 16:34 UTC] cynic@php.net
PHP stands for "PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor" (it's recursive), it's in the manual: http://www.php.net/manual/en/html/introduction.html

However: this is BUG database, send your comments to webmaster@php.net
 [2001-04-25 18:15 UTC] rasmus@php.net
It's also right in the titlebar of your browser when you go to www.php.net
 
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