Friday, October 19, 2012

PHP 5.4 Released

PHP has released version 5.4.0 on 18th October 2012. PHP has released two updates for it's version 5.4 and 5.3. PHP has released 5.4.8 and 5.3.18 on 18th October 2012.

The key features of PHP 5.4.0 include:
  • New language syntax including Traits, shortened array syntax and more
  • Improved performance and reduced memory consumption
  • Support for multibyte languages now available in all builds of PHP at the flip of a runtime switch
  • Built-in webserver in CLI mode to simplify development workflows and testing
  • Cleaner code base thanks to the removal of multiple deprecated language features
  • Many more improvements and fixes