Thijs is an evangelist at Combell, the largest Belgian web hosting company. As an evangelist he supports communities and has a particular love for the PHP community.
Thijs is also a boardmember of the PHPBenelux user group and organized the PHPBenelux Conference earlier this year.
He’s a ZCE PHP5 and blogs about the LAMP stack on http://blog.feryn.eu . In his spare time he loves attending concerts and hanging out in his lovely home town of Bruges.
CLI, The Other SAPI
Most developers use PHP in a web context and run their code via Apache. The command line interface (CLI) is another approach to run PHP without the overhead of your webserver. This talk will not only illustrate the usage of PHP binary, but also demonstrate some cases for which the CLI is the better tool. Keywords: I/O, forking, signals, configuration, batch tasks, syntax validation, documentation, piping