PHP, the Hypertext Pre-Processor is required in order to run the application. PHP versions older than 5.1.4 have not been tested with BMFO 1.2.0.
Please install the zipfile distribution (windows binaries zip file)of PHP, not the installer version. Also install the PECL modules.
Notice the difference between the PHP installer and the BMFO Scripting installer.
PHP is available from http://www.php.net. The following page provides the required package (version 5.1.4): http://www.php.net/get/php-5.1.4-Win32.zip/from/a/mirror
Extract the zip file to
rename the folder
At least the following PHP extensions have to be loaded:
php.ini file should be edited
accordingly. The important settings are summarized
[PHP] max_execution_time = 300 extension=php_dbase.dll extension=php_dbx.dll extension=php_gd2.dll extension=php_gettext.dll extension=php_iconv.dll extension=php_oci8.dll extension=php_pgsql.dll [mail function] SMTP = igwa_2 sendmail_from = firstname.lastname@example.org
Remember to adjust the
PHP should serve the pages with UTF-8 encoding. This can be
achieved by adding the following line to
default_charset = "utf-8";
Make sure that session support is enabled, by adjusting the following line:
Make sure that the temporary directory c:\tmp exists.
The PHP installation can be completed with the following three
ScriptAlias /php/ "c:/windows/php/" AddType application/x-httpd-php .php Action application/x-httpd-php "/php/php-cgi.exe"