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#314988 - 07/27/2007 08:21 AM PHP 4 end of life announcement
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[13-Jul-2007]
Today it is exactly three years ago since PHP 5 has been released. In those three years it has seen many improvements over PHP 4. PHP 5 is fast, stable & production-ready and as PHP 6 is on the way, PHP 4 will be discontinued.

The PHP development team hereby announces that support for PHP 4 will continue until the end of this year only. After 2007-12-31 there will be no more releases of PHP 4.4. We will continue to make critical security fixes available on a case-by-case basis until 2008-08-08. Please use the rest of this year to make your application suitable to run on PHP 5.

For documentation on migration for PHP 4 to PHP 5, we would like to point you to our migration guide. There is additional information available in the PHP 5.0 to PHP 5.1 and PHP 5.1 to PHP 5.2 migration guides as well.


Finally! tipsy


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#314994 - 07/27/2007 09:38 AM Re: PHP 4 end of life announcement [Re: AllenAyres]
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Thank god, maybe now people will finally start requiring PHP5 in scripts and perhaps webhosts wil upgrade... coarse, i've been pushing with this by supporting the GoPHP5 initiative...


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#315000 - 07/27/2007 06:33 PM Re: PHP 4 end of life announcement [Re: Gizmo]
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Now if mysql would just do the same thing we could code to this century's software wink


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#315009 - 07/28/2007 10:01 AM Re: PHP 4 end of life announcement [Re: AllenAyres]
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amen


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#315019 - 07/28/2007 06:17 PM Re: PHP 4 end of life announcement [Re: Gizmo]
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throw in apache 2, while you're at it! wink

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#315021 - 07/28/2007 09:38 PM Re: PHP 4 end of life announcement [Re: sirdude]
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and mod_perl2 and perl 5.8.6+ laugh

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#315026 - 07/29/2007 04:43 AM Re: PHP 4 end of life announcement [Re: Burak]
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Perfect solution: PHP5, MySQL5, Apache2 :flex:™

In fact, that's my server to a T lol...


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#315030 - 07/29/2007 08:39 AM Re: PHP 4 end of life announcement [Re: Gizmo]
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I read this yesterday at the php site. Guess I better get crackin frown

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#315032 - 07/29/2007 11:11 AM Re: PHP 4 end of life announcement [Re: gliderdad]
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:cracks whip: upgrade young one!


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