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Phalcon

All about Phalcon, claimed to be the fastest PHP framework:

Phalcon is a web framework implemented as a C extension offering high performance and lower resource consumption

Notes

12-October-2014: Followed Phalcon installation instructions for Mac OS X, and ran php56-phalcon in Terminal on Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks and got the following output:

==> Caveats
To finish installing phalcon for PHP 5.6:
  * /usr/local/etc/php/5.6/conf.d/ext-phalcon.ini was created,
    do not forget to remove it upon extension removal.
  * Validate installation via one of the following methods:
  *
  * Using PHP from a webserver:
  * - Restart your webserver.
  * - Write a PHP page that calls "phpinfo();"
  * - Load it in a browser and look for the info on the phalcon module.
  * - If you see it, you have been successful!
  *
  * Using PHP from the command line:
  * - Run "php -i" (command-line "phpinfo()")
  * - Look for the info on the phalcon module.
  * - If you see it, you have been successful!