Initial PEAR public release occured at end of April 2003.
Moved output of the PEAR_Info to PEAR_Info::show()
Local PEAR logo copy included
Added PEAR Configuration section to the output
Allows Off-Line viewing
Shows *all* installed packages, whether in PEAR or not
You can now specify a custom PEAR config file
Added static method, PEAR_Info::packageInstalled(). Allows to check if a package is installed or not.
Easy change look and feel with a simple CSS file
Show packages dependencies list
HTML page output is XHTML compliant
Introduce a full and flexible configuration system to show only information you want
Show channel list
Show maintainer inactive status in Credits page
Support REST 1.0 protocol
Drop support of package xml 1.0
Credits page is now customizable with PEAR_INFO_CREDITS_* constant
You may have a standalone html page (default behavior) with PEAR_INFO_FULLPAGE, or part of it
Removed support of PEAR 1.3.x
Upgrade requirement to PHP 4.3.0 and PEAR 1.5.4 (to avoid security vulnerability)
Coding Standard fixes (errors/warnings) following recommandation by PHP_CodeSniffer
PEAR_Info is also available now on command line (CLI), and display a text report as phpinfo() did.