Tech Recipe – Installing the Technical Analysis PHP PECL Extension

For those of you who have the unenviable task of building a technical analysis library in PHP, Anatoliy Belsky has ported the comprehensive Technical Analysis Library to PHP as a PECL extension. It is a work in progress, and during my trial the pecl extension broke during install. Read more


Tech Recipe – Installing Sphinx and the PECL extension

Installing sphinx and the PECL extension has confused me a couple of times. The installation is arcane and buggy, so I’ve written down the steps to automate it. I’ve used this on Ubuntu 11.10+ . If you know of how to make this work on CentOS or another Linux, let me know. And now, the script :
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