Juozas Kaziukenas' Blog: Dependencies management in PHP projects
Note: This article was originally published at PHPDeveloper on 13 September 2011.
In his latest post to his Web Species blog Juozas Kaziukenas looks at dependency management in PHP applications and offers a few suggestions of how you can make them easier to track.
Rarely a project lives by itself, especially in the days of frameworks. Furthermore, there are a lot of great open source libraries you might want to use to save time. But all of this raises a new problem - how could we manage all those dependencies. Here are some thoughts on this problem and how you might want to solve it; without shooting yourself in a foot.