News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Elizabeth Smith's Blog:
PECL on Windows - Yes I'm odd
May 24, 2007 @ 07:54:00

In a new post on her blog today, Elizabeth Smith talks about her "PECL Windows nut project" of wanting to get every single PECL extension she can get her hands on to compile under Windows.

Now there will be some that are just frankly impossible (but there are some extensions that are impossible on *nix as well - you're not going to see me messing with xmms) What does this mean? Playing with lots of open source libraries, fixing simple errors, creating config.w32 files for extensions. Basically just looking at what is broken and fixing it.

She's already started on the project, fixing several of the base extensions and moving on to try to correct one to five extensions a day. These changes are getting committed into CVS so anyone can get at them and try them out for themselves. She's also trying to get them over into the PECL4WIN packages to make things more "official".

0 comments voice your opinion now!
pecl pecl4win extension windows compile pecl pecl4win extension windows compile


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

PHP 10.0 Blog: ICU+PHP=love

ONLamp.com: Important PHP 5.3 Changes for those of you Running Microsoft Windows

PHP 10.0 Blog: ICU+PHP=love

PHPMaster.com: Using WampServer for Local Development

Community News: Memcached Extension Updated - Adds JSON Serialization Support


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


framework code podcast list introduction community refactor symfony2 opinion threedevsandamaybe release api laravel interview series language developer testing unittest install

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework