is proud to announce the release of the stable 1.3 version of
4 "Release Candidate" which gives the ability to correct
bugs and introduce new features, PclZip is now available. PclZip
1.3 is fully documented in ... french ... the english documentation
is on its way, and will be released pieces by pieces as soon as
a new part is translated.
version introduce major features while maintaining the actual
features and usages. The upgarde of source code using former version
of PclZip should not generate problems. However if you are not
confident, have a first look at the release
note to see the changes.
short "What's new" :
of "Call-back" functions that gives the ability to
control the adding or extraction process,
specific features (removing of all the file path, modification
of the file mode, ...)
handling of error functions
is now fully used for code versioning, bug alert and feature request.
Don't hesitate to use it !
1.3 Release Candidate 4 should be the last RC release before the
>1.3 stable version. Since the last version, a lot of "code
cleaning", the add of an internal handling of error codes,
some bugs correction and new features. There is also a version
without any trace for improvment of performance.
CVS development status of PclZip is now available under SourceForge.
documentation is in the re-write process, and I start with the
french version. I will then have to translate it in english.
1.2 introduce two new functions : merge() and duplicate(). This
version also optimize the read of the archive directory.
News on PhpConcept
PclZip 1.1.2 - New License
1.1.2 is a maintenance release that correct a bug with WinZip
and add minor functions.
take advantage of this version to modify the license of PclZip,
to put it under GNU / LGPL.
New Project :
is pleased to announce the launch of a new project. It is not
only a concept or a smart idea, but also started work, which already
To be convinced, have a look to the demonstration.
(PWS) is a library that offer a quick way to create an application
(with all its windows and menu bars) and to manage the associated
events. The graphical part of the application is described in
an XML file, the main script is very simple and you just have
to complete the work with your own code, using a 'document' class
which makes the link with the PWS library.
(PWS) is based on several core classes and a big number of add-ons
modules ... that you still have to develop !
The idea is to allow everyone to create generic modules, that
will be shared with others, through PhpConcept web site, or independently.
A first module was written (see the demonstration)
to show the principle behind the add-on module part of PWS.
a quick development of
PhpWindowSystem, the license will be the LGPL. However the add-ons
modules might be released under the GPL, if the authors which
PWS can be demonstrated (see
and the source code are available. However some works are still
under way before a first beta release.
informed of the PhpWindowSystem evolution, register to the (low
For reactions, contact
application is now supporting the ZIP archive format !
PclZip library is available since sometimes and everybody's wondering,
why PhpZip was not supporting ZIP format. Some works where under
way to enhance the view of the archive content, so it must be
at least usable before releasing the version. (see the new
will also notice that the 1.7 version is in 'alpha' state, because
I didn't test it a lot, but it should be useable with no major
problems. You will be the final juge of its stability. I did the
alpha release in order to stop the development in the current
train, and start developping the 2.0 version, with more friendly
user interfaces (more pop-ups and buttons) and under PHP4 for
all its new functions (sessions, performances, ...).
will stop the dev under PHP3.
PhpZip is now on SourceForge. It will still be present on PhpConcept,
however SourceForge will give to PhpZip several tools for its
development that are not present on PhpConcept.
This tools are :
Bug Tracking : You can
now declare the bugs found on PhpZip on SourceForge, and follow
Feature Request : You
can propose new feature for PhpZip,
CVS : Source code of
PhpZip is now managed by a versioning system (CVS) on SurceForge,
and many other tools,
Having PhpZip in SourceForge
will allow peoples to help in development of PhpZip. Contact me
if you are interested (firstname.lastname@example.org).
the 1.5 version, PhpZip now supports the GNU TAR and Compressed
GNU TAR format. This format is done by the PclTar 1.0 Library
which is also an internal PhpConcept project.
PclTar 1.0 can be used alone or through PhpZip 1.5 application.
show that the archives générated by PclTar are readeable
by applications like Winzip or GNU TAR tools.
If you want
to be keep informed of PhpZip and PclTar releases, register to
our slow trafic Newsletter
PhpConcept. You can also give your feedback.
Multi-langue version (Français, Anglais, ...)
Archive file opening by explorer
Selection of files to add by explorer
Ability to extract only a part of the archive
Header/footer mecanism for integration in third party web
Configuration options (language, police, color, trace, ...)
Improvment of PhpZipLib Library