Phalanger - the PHP language compiler for .NET Framework
Introducing full-featured PHP 5.4 runtime & compiler for .NET/Mono frameworks. Phalanger is an open-source implementation of PHP, compatible with the vast array of existing PHP code. In addition Phalanger gives PHP-application developers lot of new possibilities; it improves the performance, allows to use modern environments and takes advantage of seamless .NET integration.
Phalanger is a predecessor of Peachpie compiler (https://github.com/peachpiecompiler/peachpie) - PHP 7.1 compiler for .NET and .NET Core frameworks.
Visual Studio Integration
Phalanger is integrated into Visual Studio so it gives code colorization, debugging and IntelliSense capabilities.
- Syntax highlighting
- Compilation & Debugging
- Installs Phalanger binaries