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AFUP ForumPHP 2015

Come and join us at Forum PHP 2015, our annual conference gathering all PHP and Open Source communities, pros and PHP lovers.

This year, the event will be held at Beffroi de Montrouge, on November, 23rd and 24th.

“PHP’s 20th anniversary : 20 years of web, 20 years of global success, 20 years of innovation”
In 1995, Rasmus Lerdorf started creating PHP. 20 years later, 80% of websites in the world use the language. Celebrate with us this worldwide success, during 2 days, 3 tracks, and all the best developers involved in PHP7 !

The call for papers is open until August, 15th: http://www.afup.org/pages/forumphp2015/appel-a-conferenciers-en.php

PHP 7.0.0 Alpha 2 Released

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of
PHP 7.0.0 Alpha 2. This is the second pre-release of the new PHP 7
major series. All users of PHP are encouraged to test this version carefully,
and report any bugs and incompatibilities in the bug tracking system.

THIS IS A DEVELOPMENT PREVIEW – DO NOT USE IT IN PRODUCTION!

Alpha 2 introduces the new Throwable interface and changes to the Exception hierarchy
and about 25 bug fixes reported since the first alpha.

PHP 7.0.0 comes with new version of the Zend Engine with features such as (incomplete list):

  • Improved performance: PHP 7 is up to twice as fast as PHP 5.6
  • Consistent 64-bit support
  • Many fatal errors are now Exceptions
  • Removal of old and unsupported SAPIs and extensions
  • The null coalescing operator (??)
  • Combined comparison Operator (<=>)
  • Return Type Declarations
  • Scalar Type Declarations
  • Anonymous Classes

For more information on the new features and other changes, you can read the
NEWS file, or the
UPGRADING file
for a complete list of upgrading notes. These files can also be found in the release archive.

For source downloads of PHP 7.0.0 Alpha 2 please visit
the download page, Windows source and binaries
can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.

The next release will be Beta 1, which is to be released on the 9th of July. You can also
read the full list of planned releases on our wiki.

Thank you for helping us make PHP better.

PHP 7.0.0 Alpha 2 Released

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of
PHP 7.0.0 Alpha 2. This is the second pre-release of the new PHP 7
major series. All users of PHP are encouraged to test this version carefully,
and report any bugs and incompatibilities in the bug tracking system.

THIS IS A DEVELOPMENT PREVIEW – DO NOT USE IT IN PRODUCTION!

Alpha 2 introduces the new Throwable interface and changes to the Exception hierarchy
and about 25 bug fixes reported since the first alpha.

PHP 7.0.0 comes with new version of the Zend Engine with features such as (incomplete list):

  • Improved performance: PHP 7 is up to twice as fast as PHP 5.6
  • Consistent 64-bit support
  • Many fatal errors are now Exceptions
  • Removal of old and unsupported SAPIs and extensions
  • The null coalescing operator (??)
  • Combined comparison Operator (<=>)
  • Return Type Declarations
  • Scalar Type Declarations
  • Anonymous Classes

For more information on the new features and other changes, you can read the
NEWS file, or the
UPGRADING file
for a complete list of upgrading notes. These files can also be found in the release archive.

For source downloads of PHP 7.0.0 Alpha 2 please visit
the download page, Windows source and binaries
can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.

The next release will be Beta 1, which is to be released on the 9th of July. You can also
read the full list of planned releases on our wiki.

Thank you for helping us make PHP better.

Madison PHP Conference 2015

Join us on Saturday, November 14th, 2015 for a one day, three track conference in Madison, Wisconsin, USA that focuses on PHP and related web technologies. This event is organized by Madison PHP and is designed to offer something to attendees at all skill levels. It will be a day of networking, learning, sharing, and great fun!

Our Call for Papers is open until August 4th, 2015:
http://cfp.madisonphpconference.com/

Madison PHP Conference 2015

Join us on Saturday, November 14th, 2015 for a one day, three track conference in Madison, Wisconsin, USA that focuses on PHP and related web technologies. This event is organized by Madison PHP and is designed to offer something to attendees at all skill levels. It will be a day of networking, learning, sharing, and great fun!

Our Call for Papers is open until August 4th, 2015:
http://cfp.madisonphpconference.com/

ZendCon 2015

Announcing ZendCon 2015, the global PHP conference, happening at the exciting Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. It will start with a full day of tutorials on October 19th and then continue with inspirational keynotes and breakout sessions through the 22nd.

The conference will feature many of the top developers and speakers in the PHP space to deliver dedicated tracks centered around Zend Framework, Symfony, Laravel, WordPress, Joomla!, Drupal, and Magento. We will also host additional tracks for PHP best practices, PHP architecture, IBM i, and PHP 7.

We look forward to seeing you in Las Vegas in October. http://www.zendcon.com/

phpMyAdmin 4.4.10 release notes

PHP 5.4.42 Released

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP
5.4.42. Six security-related issues in PHP were fixed in this release,
as well as several security issues in bundled sqlite library (CVE-2015-3414, CVE-2015-3415, CVE-2015-3416).

All PHP 5.4 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

For source downloads of PHP 5.4.42 please visit our downloads page,
Windows binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/.
The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.

PHP 5.4.42 Released

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP
5.4.42. Six security-related issues in PHP were fixed in this release,
as well as several security issues in bundled sqlite library (CVE-2015-3414, CVE-2015-3415, CVE-2015-3416).

All PHP 5.4 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

For source downloads of PHP 5.4.42 please visit our downloads page,
Windows binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/.
The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.

PHP 7.0.0 Alpha 1 Released

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of
PHP 7.0.0 Alpha 1. This release marks the beginning of the PHP 7 major series.
All users of PHP are encouraged to test this version carefully,
and report any bugs and incompatibilities in the bug tracking system.

THIS IS A DEVELOPMENT PREVIEW – DO NOT USE IT IN PRODUCTION!

PHP 7.0.0 Alpha 1 comes with new version of the Zend Engine with features such as (incomplete list):

  • Improved performance: PHP 7 is up to twice as fast as PHP 5.6
  • Consistent 64-bit support
  • Many fatal errors are now Exceptions
  • Removal of old and unsupported SAPIs and extensions
  • The null coalescing operator (??)
  • Combined comparison Operator (<=>)
  • Scalar Type Declarations
  • Anonymous Classes

For more information on the new features and other changes, you can read the
NEWS file or the
or the UPGRADING file
for a complete list of upgrading notes. These files can also be found in the release archive.

For source downloads of PHP 7.0.0 Alpha 1 please visit
the download page, Windows binaries
can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.

The second alpha will be released on 25th of June. You can also read the full list of
planned releases on our wiki.

Thank you for helping us making PHP better.

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