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How to set the max_execution_time to something lower than default during runtime?

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How to set the max_execution_time to something lower than default during runtime?

I tried ini_set('max_execution_time', 1); and the script will run for more than 1 second.  I do not want to change the default setting in php.ini file.  This is only going to apply to a single method.
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You can try overriding the max_execution_time within your php script itself, using the command:
   set_time_limit ( 1 );
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by:computerhxr
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set_time_limit (1); adds 1 second to the max_execution_time
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by:larsrohr
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It shouldn't:  http://www.php.net/manual/en/function.set-time-limit.php
Set the number of seconds a script is allowed to run. If this is reached, the script returns a fatal error. The default limit is 30 seconds or, if it exists, the max_execution_time value defined in the php.ini.

However, you need to have this near the top of your script, because it resets the count when the call to set_time_limit is made.
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by:Insoftservice
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Hi,

create an .htaccess file  in root folder it would resolve ur all execution time issue
and paste

RewriteEngine On
php_value post_max_size 1000M
php_value upload_max_filesize 2500M
php_value max_execution_time 6000000
php_value max_input_time 6000000
php_value memory_limit 2500M
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