[wp-hackers] Drop PHP4 support entirely?
foolistbar at googlemail.com
Fri Jul 13 09:33:42 GMT 2007
On 5 Jul 2007, at 20:14, David Weitz wrote:
> I think it still may be questionable when most hosts are going to
> switch to PHP5. I think once PHP6 comes out, we'll see a movement
> to PHP5+.
There's now a far bigger reason for this: PHP4 EOL has been announced!
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.
- Geoffrey Sneddon
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