PHP Programming with PEAR

Written by on October 15, 2006 in Books - 4 Comments

PHP Programming with PEAR


A new book for PHP Programming with PEAR have just been released, written by Stoyan Stefanov, Stephan Schmidt, Aaron Wormus and Carsten Lucke, and published by Packt Publishing. In this book, you will learn how to use a number of the most powerful PEAR packages available to boost your PHP development productivity. By focusing on these packages for key development activities, this book is an in-depth guide to getting the most from these powerful coding resources.
You will become a master of various PEAR packages that help you with the essential tasks of PHP development such as:

  • Accessing databases with MDB2
  • Displaying data in a range of formats (HTML, Excel spreadsheet, PDF)
  • Creating and parsing XML documents
  • Serializing PHP objects into XML, and unserializing XML documents to PHP objects
  • Consuming and offering web services
  • Accessing Web APIs including Google, Yahoo, Amazon, and Technorati

You might also check the Book’s website for more information and code download

4 Comments on "PHP Programming with PEAR"

  1. Aaron Wormus October 16, 2006 at 3:08 pm · Reply

    The official book site is: http://www.packtpub.com/pear/book thepearbook.com is just the community wiki, feel free to add this entry to the top of the “Blog Mentions” list on the Reviews page :)

  2. Hatem October 16, 2006 at 8:25 pm · Reply

    Thanks Aaron, I’m waiting for my copy then I’ll post a full review of the book. Great work btw !

  3. Gabbyy January 24, 2009 at 4:38 pm · Reply

    hi good site thanks http://peace.com

  4. Looking for Suppliers August 9, 2009 at 8:27 pm · Reply

    Thanks for the link Aaron. If the books at a good price I’ll check it out

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