PHP 5.4 Alpha Features - Lately in PHP podcast episode 14
Note: This article was originally published at Planet PHP on 1 August 2011.PHP 5.4 Alpha Features - Lately in PHP podcast episode 14 By Manuel Lemos PHP 5.4 Alpha versions just started to be released. On episode 14 of the Lately in PHP podcast, Manuel Lemos and Ernani Joppert discuss the purpose and interest of the new PHP 5.4 features already implemented in these alpha releases.
They also discuss the repercussion in the PHP community of the plan to deprecate the original PHP MySQL extension.
Additionally they also talk about a newly released feature of the PHPClasses and JSClasses sites that allows developers to import the files of their project packages from SubVersion repositories hosted in another sites, and so get a much larger visibility to those projects.
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