[wp-hackers] WordPress moving to PHP 5.3x?

John Blackbourn johnbillion+wp at gmail.com
Fri Jul 13 16:41:41 UTC 2012

On 13 July 2012 17:35, Chason Chaffin <chason at gmail.com> wrote:
> Unless you're doing something that isn't compatible with 5.3 (which aside
> from some poorly updated themes, shouldn't be much) I don't see much of a
> point to working in 5.2.x as opposed to 5.3.x. At this point the 5.3.x
> branch has been out for almost 3 years, and 5.2.x has been EOL for almost 2
> years.

Except for the reason given by Otto: "Almost three quarters of the
WordPress userbase is still on PHP 5.2."

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