PHP 7.3 Alpha 3 Released
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software on 5 July 2018 at 07:19 AM EDT. Add A Comment
FREE SOFTWARE --
The third alpha of this year's PHP7 update, PHP 7.3, is now available for evaluation.

PHP 7.3 has been crafting improved PHP garbage collection, WebP support within the image create from string function, and a variety of other features and improvements. PHP 7.3 is looking very good in early benchmarks.

PHP 7.3 Alpha 3 introduces a lot of bug fixes from core PHP to various extensions, min_proto_version/max_proto_version options added to OpenSSL for maximum/minimum TLS version protocol values, and various other code improvements.

The PHP 7.3 code announcement can be read at PHP.net.

PHP 7.3 is due for release by the end of November while the feature freeze / branching is coming up in mid-July followed by the start of the beta releases.
About The Author
Author picture

Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter or contacted via MichaelLarabel.com.

Related Free Software News
Popular News This Week