Development

As I spend most of my spare time into development, I'm active in multiple fields. Most of the time, I'm working on coding stuff, but sometimes I also do some level-design. My greatest effort currently goes into the Zend Framework, where I have contributed several components.

Zend Framework

Here you find a list of all my contributions made to the Zend Framework. If they are still in proposal status, they are linked to the equivalent proposal page. Else they link directly to the manual.

Zend_Application
Status: Released in version 1.8
A bootstraping and dispatcher helper.
Zend_Config_Writer
Status: Released in version 1.7
A component to create all kind of config files.
Zend_Config_Xml - Attribute Support
Status: Released in version 1.6
I was always annoyed, that Zend_Config_Xml didn't support tag attributes, so that the config files could be a bit smaller. So the solution was to write a proposal which brings those features in.
Zend_Controller_Router - Hostname routing
Status: Released in version 1.6
This component enables developers to use hostnames in routes.
Zend_Controller_Router - Translated segments
Status: Released in version 1.7
Option to translate routes segments
Zend_Ical
Status: In development
A native implemenation of the Ical 2.0 specifications, which allows reading and creating of Ical calendar files.
Zend_ProgressBar
Status: Released in version 1.7
A component to create progressbars in different environments.
Zend_Tag_Cloud
Status: Released in version 1.8
Component to easily create tag clouds.
Zend_Text_Figlet
Status: Released in version 1.6
This is a PHP implementation of FIGlet, which is intended to create ASCII art text.
Zend_Text_Table
Status: Released in version 1.7
A component to create text-based tables.
ZendX_Console_Process_Unix
Status: Released in version 1.7
Simulates multi-threading via multiple processes.
ZendX_Whois
Status: In development
A component to make WHOIS queries for URLs.