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PHP Programming with PEAR by Stoyan Stefanov, Carsten Lucke

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MDB2_Schema

MDB2_Schema is a separate PEAR package that builds upon MDB2 to provide tools to manage your database schema using a platform- and database-independent XML format. The XML format is inherited form the Metabase package and is very simple to read and understand; it actually uses only a subset of what XML offers, known as SML (Simplified Markup Language). You can find a detailed description of the Metabase format in the docs folder of your PEAR installation, in a file called xml_schema_documentation.html. You can also read it directly from the PEAR CVS repository at http://cvs.php.net/viewcvs.cgi/pear/MDB2_Schema/docs/.

MDB2_Schema offers quite a few methods to help you manage your database structure and keep track of the changes you ...

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