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Getting gettext to work in Apache on windows

Gnu gettext is a widely used translation system, used to translate software projects and make them available in different languages. Many big web projects use it, like WordPress for example. It works well and is rather easy to use, for both programmers and translators (except for the fact that you need to restart your http […]

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Asynchronous http GET requests with PHP

I’ve stumbled upon a problem recently – how do you execute slow blocks of code, without locking your script? The simple answer is – you can’t. At least, not with PHP. In languages like Java or C, where you can use threads (multiple program code blocks, running asynchronously (at the same time)), this is possible […]

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