PHP.net: PHP 5.2.16 Released (End of Support for 5.2.x Series)
Note: This article was originally published at PHPDeveloper on 16 December 2010.
The latest version in the PHP 5.2.x series has been released today - PHP 5.2.16, the end of support for the 5.2.x series.
This release focuses on addressing a regression in open_basedir implementation introduced in 5.2.15 in addition to fixing a crash inside PDO::pgsql on data retrieval when the server is down. All users who have upgraded to 5.2.15 and are utilizing open_basedir are strongly encouraged to upgrade to 5.2.16 or 5.3.4.