Eclipse Gets Into PHP

“PHP developers, welcome to the wider world of Eclipse. Today
the Eclipse Foundation released the Eclipse PHP Development Tools
(PDT) 1.0 project, making Eclipse a playground for developers of
other dynamic languages than Java.

“‘A lot of people are using Eclipse for integrating tools, and
lots of developers use more than one language,’ Ian Skerrett,
Eclipse marketing director, told InternetNews.com. ‘PDT expands
Eclipse into the large PHP community of over 4.5 million developers
and we’re excited.’

“PDT provides a tool framework for PHP developers to build on
top of, much the same way that the Eclipse IDE provides a framework
for Java developers to build from…”