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Beginning CakePHP: From Novice to Professional by David Golding

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PART 4Appendixes

APPENDIX AInstallation Issues

The best way to set up your development environment is to configure a localhost server on your computer. Let me explain what that means. When you access a web site, you're sending and requesting information from another computer through an Internet connection. That server can communicate and process the information in a plethora of possible configurations. For example, when you buy a computer, you have the option of getting a Mac or Windows-based machine. Or, if you want, you could run Linux, Unix, or even DOS. All these possibilities mean that for you, the user, the experience will depend on which operating system you choose. But let's say you want to print a document. Well, regardless of the ...

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