PHP Dependency Management

Open-source PHP projects categorized as Dependency Management

Top 7 PHP Dependency Management Projects

  • Composer

    Dependency Manager for PHP

    Project mention: How to develop serverless PHP application with PostgreSQL database with Vercel and for free | | 2023-11-20

    Composer is a PHP package manager and it will allow us to use many out-of-the-box packages and features such as HTTP requests, logging, and templates and database management. I use it to develop large, complex applications.

  • Pickle

    PHP Extension installer

    Project mention: New "PECL" - Externals | /r/PHP | 2023-12-06

    Not that I'm aware of. The closest project I am aware of is/was Pickle, was designed to replace just the commandline extension installer.

  • Cloudways

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  • composer-unused

    Show unused composer dependencies by scanning your code

    Project mention: Determine which dependencies are being used in a project? | /r/symfony | 2023-02-08


  • Composer Installers

    A Multi-Framework Composer Library Installer

  • phive

    The Phar Installation and Verification Environment (PHIVE)

  • mozart

    Developers tool for WordPress plugins: Wraps all your projects dependencies in your own namespace, in order to prevent conflicts with other plugins loading the same dependencies in different versions. (by coenjacobs)

  • php-dependency-analysis

    Library for check dependency between modules inside projects

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-12-06.

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What are some of the best open-source Dependency Management projects in PHP? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 Composer 27,975
2 Pickle 1,624
3 composer-unused 1,431
4 Composer Installers 1,414
5 phive 551
6 mozart 401
7 php-dependency-analysis 12
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