Conditional Statements - "if" and "switch"
This chapter provides tutorial examples and notes about conditional statements. Topics include 4 forms of 'if' statements, 'switch' statements, examples of controlling code executions with conditional statements.
"if" Statement Examples
"switch" Statement Examples
- "if" must be followed by a condition.
- "elseif" is one word, no space.
- "switch" must be followed by a test expression.
- "default" clause will be executed, if no "case" clause matches the test expression.
- Once a "case" is matched, all remaining statement blocks will be executed.
- "break" statement should be used in "case" clauses to stop execution.
Table of Contents
About This Book
Introduction and Installation of PHP 7.0
PHP Script File Syntax
PHP Data Types and Data Literals
Variables, References, and Constants
Expressions, Operations and Type Conversions
►Conditional Statements - "if" and "switch"
Loop Statements - "while", "for", and "do ... while"
Function Declaration, Arguments, and Return Values
Arrays - Ordered Maps
Configuring and Sending out Emails
Retrieving Information from HTTP Requests
Creating and Managing Sessions in PHP Scripts
Sending and Receiving Cookies in PHP Scripts
Controlling HTTP Response Header Lines in PHP Scripts
MySQL Server Connection and Access Functions
Functions to Manage Directories, Files and Images
SOAP Extension Function and Calling Web Services
SOAP Server Functions and Examples
Localization Overview of Web Applications
Using Non-ASCII Characters in HTML Documents
Using Non-ASCII Characters as PHP Script String Literals
Receiving Non-ASCII Characters from Input Forms
"mbstring" Extension and Non-ASCII Encoding Management
Managing Non-ASCII Character Strings with MySQL Servers
Introduction of Class and Object
Integrating PHP with Apache Web Server
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