Contributing to Pear

“Contributing to PEAR: An Insider’s Look At The Process Behind The Packages” (Cover Story)
International PHP Magazine, February 2005

Have ever considered writing a package for PEAR or are just curious about how the whole process works? This article takes you behind the scenes with my own process of contributing my first PEAR package — offering tips, advice and insight that can only be gained from direct experience. The process was fascinating, and it is my sincere hope that anyone interested in contributing a Pear package will find invaluable insider information in this article.