Piwik\

SettingsServer

Contains helper methods that can be used to get information regarding the server, its settings and currently used PHP settings.

Methods

The class defines the following methods:

  • isArchivePhpTriggered() — Returns true if the current script execution was triggered by the cron archiving script.
  • isIIS() — Returns true if running on Microsoft IIS 7 (or above), false if otherwise.
  • isWindows() — Returns true if running on a Windows operating system, false if otherwise.
  • isTimezoneSupportEnabled() — Returns true if this PHP version/build supports timezone manipulation (e.g., php >= 5.2, or compiled with EXPERIMENTAL_DATE_SUPPORT=1 for php < 5.2).
  • isGdExtensionEnabled() — Returns true if the GD PHP extension is available, false if otherwise.

isArchivePhpTriggered()

Returns true if the current script execution was triggered by the cron archiving script.

Helpful for error handling: directly throw error without HTML (eg. when DB is down).

Signature

  • It returns a bool value.

isIIS()

Returns true if running on Microsoft IIS 7 (or above), false if otherwise.

Signature

  • It returns a bool value.

isWindows()

Since Matomo (formerly Piwik) 0.6.5

Returns true if running on a Windows operating system, false if otherwise.

Signature

  • It returns a bool value.

isTimezoneSupportEnabled()

Returns true if this PHP version/build supports timezone manipulation (e.g., php >= 5.2, or compiled with EXPERIMENTAL_DATE_SUPPORT=1 for php < 5.2).

Signature

  • It returns a bool value.

isGdExtensionEnabled()

Returns true if the GD PHP extension is available, false if otherwise.

Note: ImageGraph and the sparkline report visualization depend on the GD extension.

Signature

  • It returns a bool value.