10 of the more useful PHP network information functions explained
Since network programming is one of the areas most developers find potentially troublesome, it is worthwhile spending some time browsing PHP's built-in network functions to understand the kind of capabilities they offer and how they might help in your next project. This listing ten of PHP's most interesting and useful network-related functions provides a starting point for your journey through PHP's network programming capabilities. Each function includes explanations and usage examples that indicate when and how each function may be used.
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