This might be useful when serving file downloads or uploads using PHP.
If you’ll ever have problem with opening (fopen) and reading (fread) files larger than 2 GB in your PHP script. Check your version of scripting engine. In my case switching to 64 bit solved the problem. Please mind that this error is very hard to debug because PHP does not log anything (same as MS IIS) in such case. It simply resets client connection…
This one was little bit tricky. If you want to pack files on your IIS webserver follow my guide. Continue reading How to pack directory using 7-zip in PHP on Windows?
Hiding server software is one of ways to protect your services from hackers. It’s quite easy to obscure IIS identity. In few steps I’ll show you how to accomplish this task on WIMP stack.