PHP 5.5.0 Alpha1 Version released for Development Preview

November 17th, 2012 by Laeeq | No comments

The regular PHP updates are released for PHP 5.5.0 Alpha1. The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.5.0 alpha1. This release marks the beginning of the PHP 5.5.0 release cycle. All users of PHP are encouraged to test this version carefully, and report any bugs in the bug tracking system.

PHP 5.5.0 Alpha 1 comes with new features such as:

  • support for Generators,
  • a new password hashing API,
  • support for finally in try/catch blocks
  • support for list() in foreach,
  • constant array/string dereferencing,
  • ext/intl improvement.

You can see the in details HERE.

You can also download PHP 5.5.0 Alpha 1 source from PHP.NET Downloads Page.

Note: THIS IS A DEVELOPMENT PREVIEW – DO NOT USE IT IN PRODUCTION!

 

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