Home arrow PHP arrow PHP References Explained

PHP References Explained

C/C++ programmers have used references for years, but did you know that you can also use references in PHP? In this article Jan explains what references are and exactly how to use them with PHP...

Author Info:
By: Jan Borsodi
Rating: 3 stars3 stars3 stars3 stars3 stars / 6
December 22, 2002
  1. · PHP References Explained
  2. · What is a Reference?
  3. · References and Functions
  4. · Conclusion

print this article

PHP References Explained
(Page 1 of 4 )

One of the most underused features of PHP is the ability to use references. The problem is that using references are rather troublesome in PHP. References were not part of the original syntax, but were added later on, thus leading to a somewhat confusing syntax. There's also little support for references in the native function set.
blog comments powered by Disqus

- Removing Singletons in PHP
- Singletons in PHP
- Implement Facebook Javascript SDK with PHP
- Making Usage Statistics in PHP
- Installing PHP under Windows: Further Config...
- File Version Management in PHP
- Statistical View of Data in a Clustered Bar ...
- Creating a Multi-File Upload Script in PHP
- Executing Microsoft SQL Server Stored Proced...
- Code 10x More Efficiently Using Data Access ...
- A Few Tips for Speeding Up PHP Code
- The Modular Web Page
- Quick E-Commerce with PHP and PayPal
- Regression Testing With JMeter
- Building an Iterator with PHP

Watch our Tech Videos 
Dev Articles Forums 
 RSS  Articles
 RSS  Forums
 RSS  All Feeds
Write For Us 
Weekly Newsletter
Developer Updates  
Free Website Content 
Contact Us 
Site Map 
Privacy Policy 

Developer Shed Affiliates


© 2003-2018 by Developer Shed. All rights reserved. DS Cluster - Follow our Sitemap
Popular Web Development Topics
All Web Development Tutorials