PHP DIGEST #10: NEWS & TOOLS (NOVEMBER 20 - DECEMBER 10, 2017)

December 13, 2017

The most long-awaited PHP 7.2.0 is finally released! Just imagine - 236 committers and 4456 commits. Sounds impressive! Wondering how to install PHP 7.2 on different operating systems? Keep on reading!

 

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News & Releases

  • PHP 7.2.0 — The long-awaited major release of PHP is delivered strictly on schedule. The performance is improved in the new version of the interpreter. A number of other improvements:
  1. Object typehint
  2. Make Libsodium a Core Extension
  3. Argon2 Password Hash
  4. Debugging PDO Prepared Statement Emulation v2
  5. Parameter Type Widening
  6. Deprecations for PHP 7.2

The full list of improvements.

 

 

 

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PHP Internals

 

function inc(&$num) { $num++; }

$i = 0;
inc($i);
var_dump($i); // int(1)

 

It is proposed to make a clear indication of the transmission link. Thereby warning the developer that the transferred variable will change:

 

function inc(&$num) { $num++; }

$i = 0;
inc(&$i);
var_dump($i); // int(1)

 

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Learning

Learning Materials

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Laravel

 

Zend

 

Async PHP

 

CMS

 

 

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Interesting

 

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