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Rasmus Lerdorf

Danish programmer and creator of PHP / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Rasmus Lerdorf (born 22 November 1968) is a Danish-Canadian[1] programmer. He co-authored and inspired the PHP scripting language, authoring the first two versions of the language and participating in the development of later versions led by a group of developers including Jim Winstead (who later created blo.gs), Stig Bakken, Shane Caraveo, Andi Gutmans, and Zeev Suraski. He continues to contribute to the project.

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Rasmus Lerdorf
Born (1968-11-22) 22 November 1968 (age 54)
Alma materUniversity of Waterloo
OccupationDistinguished[citation needed] Engineer at Etsy
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Lerdorf talks about security with Joomla! developers at OSCMS 2007 Conference.