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  • PHP 5.6.0beta3 Released 

    The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.6.0beta3. As we entered the feature freeze with beta1, this is is a bugfix-only 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!

    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 5.6.0beta3 please visit the download page. Windows binaries can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.

    Our fourth and final beta should show up on the 29th of May.

    Thank you for helping us make PHP better.

     

  • Northeast PHP Conference 

    Northeast PHP 2014 Announced

    Call for Papers and Workshops.

    NEPHP 2014 will be held Saturday, September 6 - Sunday, September 7 2014 at the Microsoft Nerd center, Cambridge, MA.

    Our call for papers is now open through June 1st. Please consider submiting a talk at https://www.northeastphp.org/propose

    Speakers will be announced in late June. Our format will be 3 tracks of talks 45 minutes in length:

    • PHP Dev (Beginner/Intermediate)
    • PHP Advanced Techniques & Tools
    • User Experience / Web Tech

    We hope to see you all again this fall !

     

  • PHP 5.6.0beta2 Released 

    The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.6.0beta2. As we entered the feature freeze with beta1, this release is almost exclusively a bugfix-only 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 5.6.0beta2 comes with a small number of new features, including:

    • Watchpoint support for phpdbg
    • A new fetching mode to mysqlnd which uses less memory but implies more memory copy

    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 5.6.0beta2 please visit the download page. Windows binaries can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.

    Our third beta should show up on the 15th of May.

    Thank you for helping us make PHP better.

     

  • PHP 5.4.28 Released 

    The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.4.28. 19 bugs were fixed in this release, including CVE-2014-0185. All PHP 5.4 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

    For source downloads of PHP 5.4.28 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 5.5.12 Released 

    The PHP Development Team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.5.12. This release fixes several bugs against PHP 5.5.11, as well as CVE-2014-0185 regarding PHP-FPM.

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

    For source downloads of PHP 5.5.12, please visit our downloads page. Windows binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/. The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.