Installing a PEAR package

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Once you have PEAR successfully set up on your machine, installing additional PEAR packages is relatively simple.

Open a command prompt
If you do not have PEAR in your path, change to your PEAR directory (eg. cd php\pear)
If you do not know the name of the package, go to the Package page on the PEAR website to [...]

getting in shape with PEAR

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After reading about it in various PHP manuals, I was finally forced to get to grips with PEAR at my new job with Touchwork. I have now successfully set it up on both my work and home PC’s without too much fuss. With some help from a colleague, and a bit of research on the [...]