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making a login system ?

kelvin cheung
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Joined: Mar 27, 2004
Posts: 120

if i want to make a system where users register their contact data to MySQL-database,

is it better to use java-servlets or PHP ?

thank you!
David O'Meara

Joined: Mar 06, 2001
Posts: 13459

I think that choosing one over the other based on just this would be the wrong thing to do. I'd prefer to say: which suites you better? Personally I like Java and application servers have some handy features built in for managing authentication and sessions, but PHP has a range of useful tools too.
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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