News Archive - 2018

Here are the most important news items we have published in 2018 on PHP.net.


SunshinePHP 2019

SunshinePHP 2019

In February 2019 come to Miami, Florida and escape the cold to learn more about PHP and speak with other developers, like you, to see what others are doing. The SunshinePHP 2019 speaker list has been announced, and we've assembled a great line-up with the most current PHP related topics for you.

Topics include:

  • API Development
  • Middleware
  • Security
  • Blockchain
  • DevOps
  • Progressive Web Apps (PWA)
  • Continuous Delivery
  • Databases
  • Javascript
  • PHP Core
  • Unit Testing
  • UI/UX
  • Async PHP
  • Scalability
  • Team Development

Come celebrate our 7th year from February 7th to 9th, 2019 in sunny Miami, Florida. There will be a full tutorial day featuring 3-hour sessions followed by 2 days of 1-hour talks and inspirational keynotes.

Register now! SunshinePHP.com

PHPKonf Istanbul PHP Conference 2019

PHPKonf Istanbul PHP Conference 2019 - Call for Papers

PHPKonf 2019 is an annual PHP oriented conference in Istanbul, Turkey and will take place on Saturday, 4th of May, 2019.

The call for papers for the PHPKonf 2019 Istanbul PHP conference is open! If you have a burning desire to hold forth about PHP, DevOps, databases, JavaScript, or any other web development topics, we want to see your proposals. Call for Papers is open only from December 10, 2018 to January 31, 2019, so hurry. An added benefit: we will cover your travel and hotel.

You’ll have 45 minutes for the talk, with 35 minutes for your topic and 10 minutes for Q&A. We can’t wait to see your proposals! Check out the last conference to get an idea of what to expect.

Follow us on Twitter to stay updated with news from the PHPKonf crew.

PHP 7.0.33 Released

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.0.33. Five security-related issues were fixed in this release. All PHP 7.0 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

For source downloads of PHP 7.0.33 please visit our downloads page, Windows source and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/. The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.

Please note that according to the PHP version support timelines, PHP 7.0.33 is the last scheduled release of PHP 7.0 branch. There may be additional release if we discover important security issues that warrant it, otherwise this release will be the final one in the PHP 7.0 branch. If your PHP installation is based on PHP 7.0, it may be a good time to start making the plans for the upgrade to PHP 7.1, PHP 7.2 or PHP 7.3.

PHP 7.1.25 Released

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.1.25. This is a security release.

All PHP 7.1 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

For source downloads of PHP 7.1.25 please visit our downloads page, Windows source and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/. The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.

PHP 7.2.13 Released

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.2.13. This is a security release.

All PHP 7.2 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

For source downloads of PHP 7.2.13 please visit our downloads page, Windows source and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/. The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.

PHP 5.6.39 Released

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.6.39. This is a security release. Several security bugs have been fixed in this release. All PHP 5.6 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

For source downloads of PHP 5.6.39 please visit our downloads page, Windows source and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/. The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.

Please note that according to the PHP version support timelines, PHP 5.6.39 is the last scheduled release of PHP 5.6 branch. There may be additional release if we discover important security issues that warrant it, otherwise this release will be the final one in the PHP 5.6 branch. If your PHP installation is based on PHP 5.6, it may be a good time to start making the plans for the upgrade to PHP 7.1, PHP 7.2 or PHP 7.3.

PHP 7.3.0 Released

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.3.0. This release marks the third feature update to the PHP 7 series.

PHP 7.3.0 comes with numerous improvements and new features such as

For source downloads of PHP 7.3.0 please visit our downloads page Windows binaries can be found on the PHP for Windows site. The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.

The migration guide is available in the PHP Manual. Please consult it for the detailed list of new features and backward incompatible changes.

Many thanks to all the contributors and supporters!

PHP 7.3.0RC6 Released

The PHP team is glad to announce the presumably last PHP 7.3.0 pre-release, PHP 7.3.0RC6. The rough outline of the PHP 7.3 release cycle is specified in the PHP Wiki.

For source downloads of PHP 7.3.0RC6 please visit the download page. Windows sources and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.

Please carefully test this version and report any issues found in the bug reporting system.

THIS IS A DEVELOPMENT PREVIEW - DO NOT USE IT IN PRODUCTION!

For more information on the new features and other changes, you can read the NEWS file, or the UPGRADING file for a complete list of upgrading notes. Internal changes are listed in the UPGRADING.INTERNALS file. These files can also be found in the release archive.

The next release would be 7.3.0 (GA), planned for December 6th.

The signatures for the release can be found in the manifest or on the QA site.

Thank you for helping us make PHP better.

DPC 2019

Dutch PHP Conference 2019

This year marks the 13th edition of the Dutch PHP Conference, once again hosted in the beautiful city of Amsterdam. Our tutorial day will be Thursday, June 6th, with the main 2-day conference following on the June 7 and 8. The Dutch PHP Conference is an annual web technology conference around PHP technology. Last year we’ve invited more than 50 speakers from all around the world to share their expertise and experience with the 600+ attendees in a 3-day conference in the RAI, Amsterdam. The conference is completely in English and is focused on mobile- and web development related to PHP technology. Conference website
  • Date: June 6 - 8, 2019
  • Venue: RAI Amsterdam
DPC 2019

Dutch PHP Conference - CfP is open!

As always we’re excited about all kinds of different topics. You could say that as long as it’s somehow related to PHP and you’re really excited about it, we want to hear it! It doesn’t matter who you are, this event is all about technology. DPC has an established reputation as the best place to expand a developer’s skill set and improve existing practice, and that remains our focus this year. The call for papers is open until January 28th. You can send in as many proposals as you like, so start submitting your talks! If you are accepted as a speaker we’ll pay your travel costs, put you up in a hotel and give you a pass to the conference so you can join us during the event. Conference website
  • Date: June 6 - 8, 2019
  • Venue: RAI Amsterdam

PHP 7.1.24 Released

PHP 7.1.24 Release Announcement

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.1.24. This is a bugfix release.

All PHP 7.1 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

For source downloads of PHP 7.1.24 please visit our downloads page, Windows source and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/. The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.

PHP 7.2.12 Released

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.2.12. This is a bugfix release.

All PHP 7.2 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

For source downloads of PHP 7.2.12 please visit our downloads page, Windows source and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/download/. The list of changes is recorded in the ChangeLog.

PHP 7.3.0RC5 Released

The PHP team is glad to announce the next PHP 7.3.0 pre-release, PHP 7.3.0RC5. The rough outline of the PHP 7.3 release cycle is specified in the PHP Wiki.

For source downloads of PHP 7.3.0RC5 please visit the download page. Windows sources and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.

Please carefully test this version and report any issues found in the bug reporting system.

THIS IS A DEVELOPMENT PREVIEW - DO NOT USE IT IN PRODUCTION!

For more information on the new features and other changes, you can read the NEWS file, or the UPGRADING file for a complete list of upgrading notes. Internal changes are listed in the UPGRADING.INTERNALS file. These files can also be found in the release archive.

The next release would be RC6, planned for November 22nd.

The signatures for the release can be found in the manifest or on the QA site.

Thank you for helping us make PHP better.

PHP 7.3.0RC4 Released

The PHP team is glad to announce the next PHP 7.3.0 pre-release, PHP 7.3.0RC4. The rough outline of the PHP 7.3 release cycle is specified in the PHP Wiki.

For source downloads of PHP 7.3.0RC4 please visit the download page. Windows sources and binaries can be found on windows.php.net/qa/.

Please carefully test this version and report any issues found in the bug reporting system.

THIS IS A DEVELOPMENT PREVIEW - DO NOT USE IT IN PRODUCTION!

For more information on the new features and other changes, you can read the NEWS file, or the UPGRADING file for a complete list of upgrading notes. Internal changes are listed in the UPGRADING.INTERNALS file. These files can also be found in the release archive.

The next release would be RC5, planned for November 8th.

The signatures for the release can be found in the manifest or on the QA site.

Thank you for helping us make PHP better.

International PHP Conference 2019 - Spring Edition

International PHP Conference 2019 - Spring Edition

The International PHP Conference is the world's first PHP conference and stands since more than a decade for top-notch pragmatic expertise in PHP and web technologies. At the IPC, internationally renowned experts from the PHP industry meet up with PHP users and developers from large and small companies. Here is the place where concepts emerge and ideas are born - the IPC signifies knowledge transfer at highest level.

All delegates of the International PHP Conference have, in addition to PHP program, free access to the entire range of the webinale taking place at the same time.

Basic facts:

Date: June 03 - 07, 2019

Location: Maritim ProArte Hotel, Berlin

Highlights:

  • 90+ best practice sessions
  • 60+ international top speakers
  • PHPower: Hands-on Power Workshops
  • Expo with exciting exhibitors on June 4th & 5th
  • Conference Combo: Visit the webinale for free
  • All inclusive: Changing buffets, snacks & refreshing drinks
  • Official certificate for attendees
  • Free Swag: Developer bag, T-Shirt, magazines etc.
  • Exclusive networking events

Topics

  • PHP Development
  • Web Development
  • JavaScript Development
  • Agile & Culture
  • DevOps & Deployment
  • Web Architecture
  • Performance & Security

For further information on the International PHP Conference visit: www.phpconference.com

Longhorn PHP 2019

Longhorn PHP 2019 CFP is open!

Longhorn PHP is back for another exciting weekend of fun and learning!

At Longhorn PHP you'll get to learn from and alongside a diverse group of developers from all over the region, country, and even the globe. The conference will consist of a tutorial day with in-depth workshops, followed by two main conference days with multiple tracks of traditional 1 hour sessions, and new 30 minute sessions! Register now to take the next step toward leveling up your development career!

If you are interested in presenting at Longhorn PHP, our CFP is open through December 15th, 2018.

Dates: May 2nd-4th, 2019

Website: https://www.longhornphp.com