php

WHAT IS PHP

PHP is a popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development. It was originally created by Rasmus Lerdorf in 1994; the PHP reference implementation is now produced by The PHP Group. Wikipedia

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Paradigm Imperativefunctionalobject-orientedproceduralreflective
Designed by Rasmus Lerdorf
Developer The PHP Development Team, Zend Technologies
First appeared 1995; 25 years ago[1]
Stable release
7.4.5[2] / April 16, 2020; 23 days ago
Typing discipline

Dynamicweaksince version 7.0:

Gradual[3]

Implementation language C (primarily; some components C++)
OS Unix-likeWindows
License PHP License (most of Zend engine under Zend Engine License)
Filename extensions .php.phtml.php3.php4.php5.php7.phps.php-s.pht.phar
Website www.php.net
Major implementations
Zend EngineHHVMPhalangerQuercusParrot