4505 is a hands-on course in setting up and programming
open-source Web servers and platforms for database-driven
interactive Web sites.
Quick Course Links:
- phpMyAdmin page on
the ISCM server (to access your MySQL databases)
server - the Apache, MySQL, PHP, Perl server all in one
easy-to-install package for Windows, Linux, & more.
- Web site for the textbook:
http://www.dmcinsights.com/phpmysql/ - has all the scripts
from the text typed in & organized by chapter, plus other
- Firefox Browser Web Site:
http://www.mozilla.org/products/firefox/ - get this browser
and never, ever use IE again. Zero popups, zero spyware, zero
- SSH Secure Shell
Client - Combination secure FTP and secure command shell.
Absolutely necessary for remote site administration. Download
it, use it, love it.
- Jasc.com - publisher of
Jasc Paintshop Pro, some of the best and easiest to use image
editing software, especially for Web design.
- Scripts from the book up and working:
http://iscm.gcsu.edu/~bpayne/phpbook/ - You'll eventually
set up your own copy of these scripts, but for now, here they
are for fun.
- Free animated GIF images:
Mondays and Wednesdays, 9-11 am and 5-6 pm, and by appointment
The best way to catch
me is by email (click on the link at the top of the page), or reach me by
phone during my office hours.