PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR)

June 3, 2009

[From WDVL]

PEAR is a framework and distribution system for reusable PHP packages. PEAR is made up of the following:

  • A structured library of open-source code for PHP developers
  • A system for distributing and maintaining code in packages
  • The PEAR Coding Standards (PCS)
  • The PHP Foundation Classes (PFC)
  • Online support for the PEAR community through a website and mailing list

The article continues at http://www.wdvl.com/Authoring/PHP/PEAR/pear.html