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PHP and MySQL by Example by Marko Gargenta, Ellie Quigley

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Chapter 3PHP Quick Start

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3.1 Quick Start, Quick Reference

3.1.1 A Note to Programmers

If you have had previous programming experience in another language, such as Visual Basic, C/C++, Java, ASP, or Perl, and you are familiar with basic concepts such as variables, loops, conditional statements and functions, Table 3.1 gives you a quick overview of the constructs and syntax of the PHP language.

Table 3.1 PHP Syntax and Constructs

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Table 3.2 Some Regular Expression Metacharacters

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