PHP check help

They have: 2 posts

Joined: Aug 2005

is there a way to check if PHP is installed and running on machine ?
because I made a hello.php , only info (); in it , when I opened , it was blank

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He has: 6,151 posts

Joined: May 2001

phpinfo(); will display the settings etc on the machine, if installed, but just doing a simple php return would tell you.

// if php is not install all this will display, if is installed and running the following will display as: is this thing on?
echo "is this thing on?";

He has: 57 posts

Joined: Apr 2005

just use this simple script:


If php is installed, it will display the configuration, location, etc. Good luck.

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