$Date: 2008-10-09 15:16:18 $
Welcome to the PEAR community! By this point, you have decided to contribute some of your time and effort to improving the PEAR repository. Before you go any further, we'd like to introduce you to the common practices and communication channels that PEAR developers use in order to collaborate across geographical and national divides. Additionally we will tell you the different places where you can find more information about the inner workings and rules of PEAR.