PEAR: An Introduction

Joshua Eichorn

PEAR Group

What is PEAR?

The History of PEAR

Why Choose PEAR?

The PEAR Promise

Getting the Package Manager

Installing packages

Instructions at: http://pear.php.net/manual/en/installation.getting.php

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Getting Help as a PEAR user

How you can get involved

Becoming a Developer

PEAR's Plans for the Future

Important URLs