#PHP 5.6.0beta1 released! So, PHP 5.6.0beta1 for #EasyPHP DevServer will arrive soon…
The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.6.0beta1. This release adds new features and fixes bugs and marks the feature freeze for the PHP 5.6.0 release. All users of PHP are encouraged to test this version carefully, and report any bugs in the bug tracking system.
THIS IS A DEVELOPMENT PREVIEW – DO NOT USE IT IN PRODUCTION!
PHP 5.6.0beta1 comes with a number of new features, including:
A new method called fread() to the SplFileObject class
A new static method called createFromMutable() to the DateTimeImmutable class
A new function called hash_compare()
Support for marks to the PCRE extension
Support for asynchronous connections and queries to the Pgsql extension
For more information about the new features you can check out the work-in-progress documentation or you can read the full list of changes in the NEWS file contained in the release archive.
For source downloads of PHP 5.6.0beta1 please visit the download page. Windows binaries can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.
Our second beta should show up on the 24th of April.
Thank you for helping us make PHP better.
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