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PHP

Hbase fun

For the last couple weeks I’ve been working pretty heavily with Hbase. It decidedly has different usage patterns then Mysql, but since I don’t often get to use anything relational in Mysql because of performance reasons it hasn’t been to…

New code in PEAR2

I got to setup 3 new projects in the PEAR2 sandbox today Console_CommandLine – Port of PEAR1 code, php 5.2 for now Template_Dwoo Smarty compatible template engine, code hasn’t been imported yet, author is working on a 5.3 plan see…

Pear Mirror

Thanks to Greg’s efforts I’m now hosting a mirror of the PEAR channel. At the moment were only mirroring installer data not the entire website but its a start. Things are still in the testing phase, but the mirror is…

PHP Running on Java

I found an interesting project, quercus that compiles PHP to Java Bytecode allowing it to run ontop of the Java Resin Application Server. It has a couple neat features, one being PHP6 compatible unicode support, the other being easy integration…