Start learning with our library of video tutorials taught by experts. Get started
Viewers: in countries Watching now:
Instead of downloading PHP code and figuring out how it fits into your project structure, use PEAR, PECL, and Composer to do it for you. Composer manages libraries for your PHP project, PEAR installs packages for your entire server, and PECL compiles extensions directly into PHP itself. In this course, author Joseph LeBlanc demonstrates how to find, install, update, and remove packages with this suite of invaluable PHP tools.
(music playing) Welcome to Up and Running with PHP, PEAR, PECL, and COMPOSER. I'm Joe LeBlanc, and in this course, we'll look at defining dependencies for a new project with COMPOSER. Then we'll use a generated auto-loader to initialize objects. Next, we'll install PEAR and PECL on Windows, MAC-OX 10, and Ubunto Linux. Then finally, we'll maintain installed PEAR and PECL extensions.
PEAR, PECL and COMPOSER are waiting to install all the packages you need for your next PHP project. So let's get up and running.
There are currently no FAQs about Up and Running with PHP: PEAR, PECL, and Composer.
Access exercise files from a button right under the course name.
Search within course videos and transcripts, and jump right to the results.
Remove icons showing you already watched videos if you want to start over.
Make the video wide, narrow, full-screen, or pop the player out of the page into its own window.
Click on text in the transcript to jump to that spot in the video. As the video plays, the relevant spot in the transcript will be highlighted.