PHP Do-While Versus the While Loop

May 21st, 2008

Well today I happened to be looking at some very old PHP code. It was done in PHP 4, but that really doesn’t matter. Anyways, when I was going through the code I noticed that the original coder had written dozens and dozens of do-while loops. I don’t do any “do-while” loops mainly out of personal preference. I do “regular while” loops mainly for the reason that they feel more practical to me. More will be explained below regarding this; However, it got me thinking today and I had to ask myself this question: Which loop would load faster?
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Current RSWR News #1

May 19th, 2008

The last few days I have been adding all my current tutorials to the blog. I’m not sure what the overall popularity is for my PHPMaker and SMF tutorials but they seem to be getting quite a bit of traffic. So, I’m thinking since SMF 2.0 Beta is out for the public, I will have to look into creating a tutorial for integration with PHPMaker 5.0. However this is assuming that SMF’s ssi.php system has changed, as I’m sure the load.php and logout.php files have changed. Tell me what you think about the plans for this, if you’re interested or not… etc.
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New Project Idea & Current Plans

May 18th, 2008

Wow, today when I woke up and well don’t you hate it when you thought you woke up but it’s really just another dream to confuse you from actual reality. Then when you do wake up, you’re trying to decide if you truly woke up this time or if it’s just a case of dae ja voo. Well that happened to me this morning and funnily enough this gave me an idea.
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phpCheckZ – Adding a New Checklist

May 17th, 2008

The following tutorial is a basic approach on how to get started with creating dynamic checklists in phpCheckZ.

This tutorial is also available in the documentation folder of each phpCheckZ release. In the future I will write a tutorial on how to take advantage of our bridges.
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New Project – Something Different

May 17th, 2008

Well today I thought I’d write a little about another project I’ve been working on. Now this project technically has no relation with RSWR except maybe in a fictional sense. Anyways, my new project is one of literature.
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