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#1 insrtsnhere13

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Posted 04 May 2006 - 06:48 PM

Hey, recently installed php on my laptop and I cant do something like this...

<?

code

?>
html code
<?

code

?>

if have any other <? ?> on a page otehr than the first two, it doesnt parse anything after the added tag...

this is make my include not working.. cuz some of my include are php scripts so i have to have the tags in there and when they get included the added tags messes up everything..

please help!

#2 Guest_askjames01_*

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Posted 04 May 2006 - 06:51 PM

what OS are you using?

did you install IIS or APACHE already before PHP?

did you save your php into .php extension file name?

#3 kenrbnsn

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Posted 04 May 2006 - 07:01 PM

You may have short tags disabled in your PHP.INI file.

Try using
<?php and ?> for your tags.

Ken

#4 wildteen88

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Posted 04 May 2006 - 07:50 PM

I would recommend you to not use the <? ?> tags. But use the full tags <?php ?>. As one, not all webhosts support the short tags and two its comes down to laziness! (only kidding).




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