[wp-hackers] PHP 5 any time soon?

Dre Armeda feeds at armeda.com
Thu Jan 14 15:53:55 UTC 2010

Helgi, WordPress works with PHP 4 and 5, PHP is still supported and the 
minimum needed still.

The change will be made to PHP 5 when the WordPress user-base drops to a 
lower percentage mark is my understanding at this point.


Dre Armeda

On 1/14/10 7:46 AM, Helgi Hrafn Gunnarsson wrote:
> Hi, all.
> I'm just checking up on whether there is any intention of upgrading the
> minimum requirement to PHP 5 soon. The reason is that I had intended to use
> WordPress some months ago, discovering that it was quite heavy, wanting to
> make the code faster using various PHP 5 features, only to discover that the
> project still retained a policy of sticking to PHP 4.3.
> I'm wondering if it's intended to change that policy any time soon, or at
> all.
> Kind regards,
> Helgi Hrafn Gunnarsson
> helgi at binary.is
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