Pre-compiled ASP.NET PHP Website

Posted on August 22, 2017, in category Information, Tutorial, tags: , , , , , ,

Traditionally, PHP websites are hosted on Windows using IIS or Azure, but this standard approach has a few well-known drawbacks. In this article, we will take a look at how Peachpie allows you to run PHP websites on the ASP.NET Integrated Pipeline and why this is desirable.

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What’s new in Peachpie 0.8.0

Posted on August 9, 2017, in category Announcement, Information, News, tags: , , , , , , ,

Many new features have been implemented into Peachpie lately and a lot has happened around the project. It’s time to raise the version to 0.8.0 and discuss what’s new in it.

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.NET Summer Hackfest – Live Event in Prague with Peachpie and DotVVM

Posted on August 3, 2017, in category Announcement, Information, News, tags: , , , ,

Since Peachpie is now a member project of the .NET Foundation, it makes sense that we would participate in the .NET Summer Hackfest. As part of this great initiative, we will be holding a live event together with the guys from DotVVM at the Microsoft office in Prague.

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Packing PHP Libraries into NuGets

Posted on August 2, 2017, in category Tutorial, tags: , , , , ,

Packaging code libraries is a common way of providing and deploying a maintainable piece of code with an individual functionality. Packages are self-contained and their consumers usually don’t have to deal with their dependencies and requirements. In this article, we bridge two seemingly distant technologies and demonstrate how to pass a PHP library as a […]

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Argument Unpacking in .NET

Posted on July 5, 2017, in category Announcement, Information, News, tags: , , , , , ,

This week, our article will include two topics: we shine the spotlight on the newly implemented feature of argument unpacking and on this occasion, we would also like to introduce the new compatibility matrix in our Wiki.

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Optimizing PHP Code with Peachpie – Part 1

Posted on June 21, 2017, in category Benchmark, Information, tags: , , , , , , ,

Optimizations are one of the great advantages of compilers and just-in-time compilers, and one of the key features of Peachpie. In this post we’ll show you that with Peachpie we achieve far more than “just” compatibility with a significant amount of existing PHP code and great possibilities of interoperating between PHP and .NET.

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The Latest Peachpie Analytics

Posted on June 13, 2017, in category News, tags: , , , , , ,

We have been working on additional diagnostics and analytics tools in Peachpie, which you can use in our Visual Studio Code extension now. This article describes the latest features.

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Trip Report: Microsoft Build 2017

Posted on May 30, 2017, in category Information, News, tags: , , , , ,

Things have been a little quiet around the Peachpie project for a few weeks, but there is a good reason for that; we were invited to attend one of the biggest IT conventions in the world: Microsoft Build. Here are our thoughts about it.

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What’s New in Peachpie 0.7.0

Posted on April 26, 2017, in category Announcement, Information, News, tags: , , , , , , , ,

After some work around the usage of Peachpie, we got back to implementing core functionalities in the compiler itself. We are edging closer towards completing the project in its initial form and being able to run full real-world applications.

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Evil Eval – PHP Scripting in .NET with Peachpie

Posted on April 11, 2017, in category Announcement, News, tags: , , , , , ,

PHP is a language well known for its many dynamic features that are occasionally somewhat overused. Whether it is dynamic typing, type juggling or dynamic code evaluation, these features are very demanding on the underlying runtime. Another feature, the so called ‘eval’, is no less interesting. Let’s examine it further.

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