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The PHP development team is proud to announce the immediate availability of PHP

johnsnails (1715452) writes | about a year ago

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johnsnails (1715452) writes "The PHP development team is proud to announce the immediate availability of PHP 5.5.0. This release includes a large number of new features and bug fixes. The key features of PHP 5.5.0 include:

  • Added generators and coroutines.
  • Added "finally" keyword.
  • Added simplified password hashing API.
  • Added support for constant array/string dereferencing.
  • Added Class Name Resolution As Scalar Via "class" Keyword
  • Added support for using empty() on the result of function calls and other expressions
  • Added support for non-scalar Iterator keys in foreach
  • Added support for list in foreach
  • Added Zend Opcache extension and enable building it by default.
  • The GD library has been upgraded to version 2.1 adding new functions and improve existing functionality.
  • A lot more improvements and fixes

http://net.tutsplus.com/tutorials/php/what-to-expect-from-php-5-5/"
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title should say (1)

johnsnails (1715452) | about a year ago | (#44065725)

The PHP development team is proud to announce the immediate availability of PHP 5.5.0

Re:title should say (1)

countach44 (790998) | about a year ago | (#44065899)

I'm sure the development team is proud of the generable availability of PHP as well :-)
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