Exchange rates/Currency Converter Library with features of caching and identifying currency from country code.
<?php require 'vendor/autoload.php'; $converter = new CurrencyConverter\CurrencyConverter; echo $converter->convert('USD', 'NPR'); // will print something like 97.44 // caching currency $cacheAdapter = new CurrencyConverter\Cache\Adapter\FileSystem(__DIR__ . '/cache/'); $cacheAdapter->setCacheTimeout(DateInterval::createFromDateString('10 second')); $converter->setCacheAdapter($cacheAdapter); echo $converter->convert('USD', 'NPR');
Why Use It
- Reliable Rate, Uses fixer.io API
- Caching of rate, to avoid connecting to fixer.io again and again
- Conversion without currency code(from country code)
- PHP version 5.5 or later
- Curl Extension (Optional)
This library depends on composer for installation . For installation of composer, please visit getcomposer.org.
"ujjwal/currency-converter":"2.2.*" to your composer.json and run
php composer.phar update
Please head on to /examples folder.
For further documentation, please look at the /docs.