Proposal for "Arabic"

» Metadata » Status
  • Status: Proposed
» Description
Class enhances developing Arabic web applications by providing set of methods to process and present Arabic text such as:

* Arabic text auto summarization (Example)
* Advanced Arabic search (Example)
* Render Arabic text (PDF, GD, SWF, VRML, etc...) (Example)
* Present dates in Arabic or Hijri (Example)
* Convert Hijri date into Unix timestamp (Example)
* Parse Arabic textual datetime into timestamp (Example)
* Transliterate English words in Arabic and vice versa (Example)
* Spell numbers in Arabic idiom (Example)
* Phonetically alike Arabic words (Example)
* Identify Arabic in multi language UTF-8 documents (Example)
* Identify names & places in Arabic text (Example)
* Guess gender of Arabic names (Example)
* Convert keyboard language programmatically (Example)
* Calculate time of Muslim prayer and Qibla direction (Example)
* Standardize Arabic text (Example)

and more ...

For more information please visit PHP and Arabic Language project website
» Dependencies » Links
  • PHP >= 5.0
» Timeline » Changelog
  • First Draft: 2009-11-02
  • Proposal: 2009-11-04
  • Khaled Al-Shamaa
    [2009-11-08 12:21 UTC]

    Changes made to satisfy some of the PEAR members comments includes:

    Packages name, sub classes names, follow PEAR and ZEND code standards (using phpcs with -n flag), regenerate documents to reflect latest changes, make the whole package available on SVN repository on sourceforge.net website and add link to browse it, provide better set of Examples.

    Please note that I don't compile new PEAR package yet reflect those updates until we give it more discussion time.