[wp-hackers] php 5.5.0 is out........
dsylvest58 at gmail.com
Sat Jun 22 00:50:48 UTC 2013
I don't think there will be a big jump to 5.5 for plugin/theme
development as 5.2 is still the predominate version used with WordPress
installs. I'm still waiting (hoping) for the day 5.3 becomes the minimal
requirement (namespaces and closures anyone).
On 6/21/2013 4:50 PM, Daniel wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> Thank-you for letting me know that there is already work done to solve
> this issue, and thank-you Dion for pointing out that it mysql will
> still work under 5.5.0 :).
> Daniel Fenn
> On Sat, Jun 22, 2013 at 9:47 AM, Dion Hulse (dd32) <wordpress at dd32.id.au> wrote:
>> And just to set any fears aside, the mysql extension still works in php
>> 5.5, it's just deprecated, just like core deprecates things in favor of a
>> new api's all the time.
>> So for now, if you move to php 5.5, just make sure you enable the
>> extension, since some distro's may not enable it by default.
>> On Jun 22, 2013 9:25 AM, "Daniel" <danielx386 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Hello all,
>>> In case everyone been under a php rock, there is a new version of php:
>>> 5.5.0 and I can see a serious issue cropping up, the support for mysql
>>> has been dropped and one will need to use PDO_mysql or mysqli.
>>> Does anyone know when WordPress will be supporting mysqli?
>>> Daniel Fenn
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