[arch-dev-public] remove pear from php package?

Pierre Schmitz pierre at archlinux.de
Sun Jul 5 14:36:05 EDT 2009

On Sunday 05 July 2009 20:08:01 Roman Kyrylych wrote:
> This sounds reasonable to me.
> PEAR classes could/should be packaged it is the case with
> perl/python/ruby/lua/etc. packages
> BTW I've never had to use PEAR in any of PHP projects I do at my job,
> I wonder how broad its usage among PHP developers is.

Most projects bundle their own copy of pear classes if they use them. I only 
used phpunit from pear. I just put a pkgbuild for it into AUR.

Even the pear website itself recommonds to use pyrus instead of pear to 
install packages.


Pierre Schmitz, http://users.archlinux.de/~pierre

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