Category Archives: Announcements

The elections are still going!

As every year, the elections for the PEAR Group and PEAR President are happening. This year due to a few factors and messages lost in translation, we decided to extend the elections period by 10 days so more people would … Continue reading

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PHP 5.3 Windows and PEAR (go-pear.phar)

Some users have reported that the windows builds of PHP 5.3 are not able to open the shipped go-pear.phar file. As a workaround, users can run the distributed phar with php -d phar.require_hash=0 go-pear.phar or download and use the http://pear.php.net/go-pear … Continue reading

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Election 2008 Results

2008 Elections are now over, you can view the offical results on the PEAR website. The new PEAR group is: elections are now over and a new PEAR Group has been formed. Just like last year and always following the … Continue reading

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Election time 2008

As every year it is the time of the election for the PEAR Group and PEAR President for the year 2008 and 2009. If you haven’t casted your vote just yet, NOW is the perfect time to do it so … Continue reading

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PEAR communities

Those of you on linkedin.com should join the PEAR group, it is open to all.  Those of you on facebook.com should join the PEAR group, just search for “PEAR” and it will pop up. These groups are primarily for fun, … Continue reading

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The PEAR Project mourns the loss of Bertrand Gugger

The PEAR Project has lost a member of its community. Bertrand Gugger (toggg) passed away in the night from June 16th to 17th after suffering a heart attack. Bertrand was involved in the maintenance of several important PEAR packages, including … Continue reading

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PEAR Installer version 1.6.0 released

Today, the latest incarnation of the PEAR Installer, version 1.6.0, was released at pear.php.net (http://pear.php.net/PEAR to download, pear upgrade PEAR to upgrade). This release fixes a number of major regressions introduced in PEAR 1.5.2 that were not fixed in PEAR … Continue reading

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