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run php code inline from the command line

Terminal - run php code inline from the command line
php -r 'echo strtotime("2009/02/13 15:31:30")."\n";'
2009-03-24 19:38:46
User: sudopeople
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run php code inline from the command line

Most people know that you can run a PHP script from the command line like so:

php ./my_script.php

But sometimes I just want to run a quick bit of code, the PHP Command Line Interface allows me to do so with the -r option.

Requires package php5-cli

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