Damian Carvill writes "Packt is pleased to announce the first book on PHPEclipse, the leading open source integrated development environment that allows users to develop, organize, and debug PHP web development projects.
PHPEclipse brings PHP functionality to the Eclipse platform, enhancing it as an environment for developing web applications and focusing on what PHP web developers need to create an application. PHPEclipse’s development is active and its tool-set provides everything you need to write web applications in PHP. The fusion of Eclipse and PHP is an exciting prospect for web developers.
This book makes sure that readers are up and running as quickly as possible, ready to take full advantage of PHPEclipse's tuned PHP development tools, without requiring any prior knowledge of Eclipse.
Readers will begin with installing and configuring PHPEclipse, before moving onto a tour of the Eclipse environment, getting familiar with its main components. As a plug-in to Eclipse, PHPEclipse is able to harness the platform to provide a rich and powerful development experience.
For helping developers improve the efficiency of their PHP coding, the book details the powerful editing features of PHPEclipse, and shows how to use it to better organize your application code.
Written in a concise and friendly style, packed with tips and a practical project, this book will instruct you on using PHPEclipse to make your PHP application development more efficient, and cut development time.
This book is written for PHP developers who want an open source development environment for creating web applications. You do not need any knowledge of Java or prior experience of Eclipse to use this book.
PHPEclipse: A User Guide, will be released in December, for more information, please visit: www.PacktPub.com/phpeclipse/book"