This package provides a simple frontend to a PEAR channel by directly using the PEAR channel files.

To use, place the PEAR2_SimpleChannelFrontend .phar in the root of your channel server as index.php, and add an .htaccess file with the following:

<IfModule mod_rewrite.c>
RewriteEngine On
RewriteBase /
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-d
RewriteRule . index.php [L]

For a more customized interface, you can create a file, or install the package and use the files in the www_dir as a starting point for a fully customized PEAR channel. The uses this method for a custom frontend.

PEAR2_SimpleChannelFrontend can also be used as a viewer for remote PEAR channels. See the config.sample.php file for an example of how to do this.

Release Notes - 0.2.0

Features and BugFixes:

  • Change pear2 namespace to PEAR2 [saltybeagle]
  • Add release file browser [saltybeagle|gauthierm]
  • Add category page [gauthierm]
  • Add view for latest releases, ordered by date [saltybeagle]
  • Support pagination for releases and packages [saltybeagle]
  • Add package search support [saltybeagle]
  • Reduce number of static properties and methods [gauthierm]
  • Split initialization into its own method outside of construct [gauthierm]
  • Various cleanup [gauthierm]
  • Add router for clean URLs, backported from PEAR2Web [saltybeagle]
  • Add release file browsing support, backported from PEAR2 [saltybeagle|gauthierm]
  • Support using the frontend as a viewer for remote channels [saltybeagle]

PEAR2_SimpleChannelFrontend API release notes for version 0.2.0:

Most of the static methods have been removed. See the sample config file for instructions on how to set up your local channel.



$ php pyrus.phar install PEAR2_SimpleChannelFrontend
Status: 0.2.0 alpha, released on May 9, 2011
License: New BSD License

Release History

0.2.0 alpha May 9, 2011
0.1.0 alpha December 20, 2009

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