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Instant Simple Botting with PHP by Shay Michael Anderson

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Installation

In this section, I am going to discuss the development environment we will be using to develop bots, using simple PHP command-line applications, PHP error reporting and . In the next section, we will take a look at HTTP GET requests and HTTP responses in detail and begin executing these types of requests.

Step 1 – setting the development environment

While you should already be familiar with basic PHP functions and logic, I am going to outline the basic development environment, which you should use when reading and using the code in this book. As stated earlier, I will be using PHP 5.4 coding standards in all of the code examples in this book. Therefore, you should use a web server equipped with a PHP 5.4 basic . Also, during the course ...

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