[thelist] SOLVED: Making same modification to large number of files

Barney Carroll barney at textmatters.com
Fri Feb 9 11:08:47 CST 2007

Austin Harris wrote:
> Make a file called footer.php* with the content in.
> Instead of having the content hard coded 300 times just put include ('/footer.php') or whatever. Next time just change footer.php not 300 odd files
> *or whatever flavour you want
> Austin

As I said, this is a legacy site. If the client were willing to pay for 
it, I'd redesign the whole mess - but as it stands it's just as much 
work (if not less) to replace the content, as opposed to replacing the 
content with php hooks.


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