PHP Extension and Application Repository (PEAR) is an abbreviation for PHP Extension and Application Repository. PEAR’s mission is to provide:
- PHP users may access a well-organized collection of open-source code.
- A method for distributing code and maintaining packages.
- In PHP, there is a standard style for writing code.
- Foundation Classes in PHP (PFC)
- Community Library of PHP Extensions (PECL)
- The PHP/PEAR community is supported through a website, email groups, and download mirrors.