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  • Hi all, As someone who has dealt with many scripts written by others as well as many of my own in a large-scale project (PEAR). I can say with absolute certainty that scalar type hints would not make ...
    Gregory BeaverGregory Beaver
    Jan 4, 2008 at 4:36 am
    Feb 18, 2008 at 11:03 pm
  • Hello everyone I figured I would bring my opinion in to support of Sam's request for a more complete type hinting feature. Namely I am interested in the support for hinting scalar types on function ...
    Tomi KaistilaTomi Kaistila
    Jan 3, 2008 at 5:05 pm
    Jan 4, 2008 at 7:17 pm
  • 6 reasons why we must to get rid of The Switch ASAP ---------------------------------------------------- 1) it gives users false sense of "compatibility" when no compatibility is even planned; 2) ...
    Antony DovgalAntony Dovgal
    Jan 21, 2008 at 2:38 pm
    Jan 25, 2008 at 2:35 am
  • Andi 2003: http://www.mail-archive.com/internals@lists.php.net/msg03896.html Andi's brain evolves 2007: http://marc.info/?l=php-internals&m=117057393530217&w=2 And today I'm still +1. I really think ...
    Andi GutmansAndi Gutmans
    Jan 10, 2008 at 11:52 pm
    Jan 15, 2008 at 10:23 pm
  • Hi all! I remember the topic of 'nowdocs' (if you don't remember what it is, read on) was already discussed, but nothing really happened about it. For those who just recently woke up from cryogenic ...
    Stanislav MalyshevStanislav Malyshev
    Jan 18, 2008 at 9:07 pm
    Feb 8, 2008 at 1:20 pm
  • Hello, lists, I'm tired to type "array()" many times. And I want to declare arrays more easily. So I wrote the patch for zend_language_parser.y which enables to declare arrays with square brackets ...
    Ryusuke SEKIYAMARyusuke SEKIYAMA
    Jan 10, 2008 at 10:07 am
    Feb 17, 2008 at 6:31 pm
  • Hi folks. It's a bit of a maintenance headache for distributions when packages include their own copy of the timezone database, since this needs to be updated frequently. I've prepared a patch to ...
    Joe OrtonJoe Orton
    Jan 9, 2008 at 2:15 pm
    Mar 27, 2008 at 11:44 pm
  • Hi, I did a short count of the "votes" about the Array Syntax shortcut on the list. I hope I've got everybody right. The results look like that: yes no ---------------------------------- With php-src ...
    Johannes SchlüterJohannes Schlüter
    Jan 11, 2008 at 3:47 pm
    Jan 15, 2008 at 10:12 pm
  • Hi all, I have been working hard on pecl/phar to address several issues raised last May when it was first mentioned on the list, and would like to summarize where phar stands today with regards to ...
    Gregory BeaverGregory Beaver
    Jan 28, 2008 at 5:30 pm
    Jan 30, 2008 at 9:36 am
  • Hello, lists, We have discussed about implementing anonymous functions and closures in PHP. However, I consider that implementing anonymous functions and implementing lexical scopes should be ...
    Ryusuke SEKIYAMARyusuke SEKIYAMA
    Jan 10, 2008 at 10:09 am
    Mar 24, 2008 at 1:03 pm
  • Hi! Right now, if json_encode sees wrong UTF-8 data, it just cuts the string in the middle, no error returned, no message produced. Example: var_dump(json_encode("ab\xE0")); ...
    Stanislav MalyshevStanislav Malyshev
    Jan 25, 2008 at 10:20 pm
    Apr 21, 2008 at 4:28 pm
  • Hi, The htmlspecialchars and htmlentities functions since version 5.2.5 return an empty string when the input contains at least a single invalid or incomplete unicode sequence. What I understood is ...
    Arnaud.lbArnaud.lb
    Jan 24, 2008 at 1:25 pm
    Feb 6, 2008 at 4:01 am
  • Hi, I think its painfully obvious that a system to manage the voting is needed. Like I said, ideally it should also have an email interface. People should be able to vote from +1 to -1 and be able to ...
    Lukas Kahwe SmithLukas Kahwe Smith
    Jan 12, 2008 at 1:04 pm
    Jan 15, 2008 at 10:56 pm
  • hi, i just found the new ifsetor like construction in php6. It left me the question why php has to throw an E_NOTICE when the variable is not set. This is basicly because that actually is the meaning ...
    SebastianSebastian
    Jan 26, 2008 at 5:00 pm
    Jan 27, 2008 at 11:13 am
  • Hi all, If a protected static property is overridden by a public static property, both properties share the same value: <?php class A { protected static $a; public static function test() { A::$a = ...
    Robin FernandesRobin Fernandes
    Jan 28, 2008 at 1:20 pm
    Mar 3, 2008 at 3:56 pm
  • Hi all, Static callbacks behave differently between 5.2 and 5.3, I recently noticed this when trying to install PEAR, it printed a warning each time call_user_func and call_user_func_array was used. ...
    Scott MacVicarScott MacVicar
    Jan 30, 2008 at 10:49 am
    Jan 31, 2008 at 8:48 pm
  • [Note: replies set to pdo@lists.php.net; let's keep the discussion on that list rather than cluttering up internals@] Hi all, Please accept our apologies that it's taken so much time to make these ...
    Wez FurlongWez Furlong
    Jan 24, 2008 at 8:07 pm
    Jan 29, 2008 at 6:33 pm
  • Hi, I agree that having such a switch is not going to be a good strategy. The main reason is the headache application authors are going to have with compatibility especially when it comes to hosted ...
    Andi GutmansAndi Gutmans
    Jan 22, 2008 at 12:20 am
    Jan 25, 2008 at 2:50 pm
  • PHP has ZIP, GZip, and BZ2 support, but nothing for tar archives. Is anyone interested in working on a tar extension?
    Sam BarrowSam Barrow
    Jan 23, 2008 at 5:41 pm
    Jan 25, 2008 at 6:31 pm
  • Hi, It seems something has changed recently regarding referencing constants that has broken my extension and I'm trying to figure out exactly what the right thing to do is. When passing a string ...
    Michael B AllenMichael B Allen
    Jan 17, 2008 at 8:33 pm
    Jan 23, 2008 at 3:01 am
  • I found out the hard way that phpize won't build some extensions like ext/openssl because they have no config.m4, only a config0.m4. I could not find a reason why this shouldn't work and propose the ...
    Lucas NealanLucas Nealan
    Jan 21, 2008 at 11:06 am
    Jan 22, 2008 at 8:45 am
  • Forgot to CC list. -------- Original Message -------- Subject: Re: [PHP-DEV] why we must get rid of unicode.semantics switch ASAP Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2008 10:07:43 -0600 From: Jeremy Privett ...
    Jeremy PrivettJeremy Privett
    Jan 21, 2008 at 4:12 pm
    Jan 21, 2008 at 5:39 pm
  • I posted in the pecl-dev malling list, the intention of publishing a new php extension. And Pierre suggested to make it available in the php.net cvs.
    Mário SoaresMário Soares
    Jan 17, 2008 at 2:34 am
    Jan 29, 2008 at 5:14 pm
  • Hi, accidentally I came across settype() in ext/standard/type.c which says ~ } else if (!strcasecmp(new_type, "float")) { ~ convert_to_double(*var); ~ } else if (!strcasecmp(new_type, "double")) { /* ...
    Markus FischerMarkus Fischer
    Jan 6, 2008 at 7:37 pm
    Jan 6, 2008 at 10:50 pm
  • hello marcus, after a long interval, I've restarted to hack PHP and ZE again, and I found that zend_call_method could take only 2 args at most...(I just wanted to call methods w/ 3 or more args in my ...
    Masaki FujimotoMasaki Fujimoto
    Jan 31, 2008 at 2:58 pm
    Feb 2, 2008 at 12:53 pm
  • Hi, when pcre.backtrack_limit is reached with preg_replace() the subject string gets truncated to a string of length zero. Here is a simple example (yes I know you shouldn't write a regexp like that ...
    Karl PflästererKarl Pflästerer
    Jan 30, 2008 at 8:00 pm
    Jan 30, 2008 at 9:33 pm
  • PHP 6 Bug Database summary - http://bugs.php.net Num Status Summary (66 total including feature requests) ===============================================[*General Issues]============== 26771 ...
    InternalsInternals
    Jan 7, 2008 at 10:00 am
    Jan 28, 2008 at 10:00 am
  • PHP 5 Bug Database summary - http://bugs.php.net Num Status Summary (1017 total including feature requests) ===============================================[*Configuration Issues]======== 43704 Open ...
    InternalsInternals
    Jan 7, 2008 at 9:30 am
    Jan 28, 2008 at 9:30 am
  • PHP 4 Bug Database summary - http://bugs.php.net Num Status Summary (624 total including feature requests) ===============================================[*Compile Issues]============== 43389 Open ...
    InternalsInternals
    Jan 7, 2008 at 9:02 am
    Jan 28, 2008 at 9:04 am
  • Hi, The attached patch (for PHP_5_3) implements the segmented argument_stack that has the following advantages: 1) It fixes #43426 and other crashes which occur because of stack reallocation. 2) The ...
    Dmitry StogovDmitry Stogov
    Jan 21, 2008 at 7:47 pm
    Jan 23, 2008 at 6:10 pm
  • I have made a first commit: http://cvs.php.net/viewvc.cgi/php-src/README.MAILINGLIST_RULES?view=markup It should show up at the above mentioned URL in a while too. Note I quickly wrote this up and ...
    Lukas Kahwe SmithLukas Kahwe Smith
    Jan 11, 2008 at 9:45 am
    Jan 15, 2008 at 11:22 am
  • An example assignment such as: $x = 10; doesn't seem to get handled as a simple ref-count incrementing assignment (in zend_assign_to_variable()). Instead, $x ends up getting a new "zval" into which a ...
    Kannan MuthukkaruppanKannan Muthukkaruppan
    Jan 10, 2008 at 11:35 pm
    Jan 11, 2008 at 7:57 pm
  • Hi, I'm trying to figure out how to test a feature in the phar extension that requires the executable test file to be an actual phar archive. This would be possible if there was some way to load the ...
    Gregory BeaverGregory Beaver
    Jan 5, 2008 at 1:05 am
    Jan 5, 2008 at 10:50 am
  • I've uploaded a new version of taint support for PHP. You can find all the files via: ftp://ftp.porcupine.org/pub/php/index.html This version supports PHP 5.2.5, and fixes one typo in mysqli support ...
    Wietse VenemaWietse Venema
    Jan 31, 2008 at 1:13 am
    Jan 31, 2008 at 12:22 pm
  • Hi I'm looking into making a few changes to the PHP session code in respect to the CLI SAPI. But before I did, I wanted to see if the changes (patch) would be excepted (I really hate wasting my ...
    Andrew RoseAndrew Rose
    Jan 23, 2008 at 6:41 pm
    Jan 24, 2008 at 6:07 am
  • I have someone using my extension who is seeing some strange behavior where the module initializes which Apache starts, the extension works perfectly and then, without warning, after about 40 ...
    Michael B AllenMichael B Allen
    Jan 18, 2008 at 7:46 am
    Jan 18, 2008 at 3:51 pm
  • Sorry for the ambiguous subject line, but I could not find a better wording for it. Currently, when you use namespaces in PHP, whenever you want to call a function from inside a namespace you must ...
    Tomi KaistilaTomi Kaistila
    Jan 10, 2008 at 12:09 am
    Jan 10, 2008 at 10:28 am
  • Dear all, I'm trying to apply the php ldap EXOP patch from : <http://www.sys-net.it/~ando/Download/#PHP The patch defines a zstr in ldap.c at line 1731 as obvious below. ZSTR no longer appears to be ...
    Faraz KhanFaraz Khan
    Jan 7, 2008 at 3:53 pm
    Jan 8, 2008 at 8:03 am
  • Hi, I've recently stumbled upon the following issue: when calling a non-static function statically from a non-static class, the instance magically moves to the called class. It throws a strict ...
    Lars StrojnyLars Strojny
    Jan 30, 2008 at 4:32 pm
    Jan 30, 2008 at 4:39 pm
  • Contributing test cases (phpts). I have sent some tests to the QA list (http://news.php.net/php.qa/61935) and intend to contribute more in the near future.
    Robin FernandesRobin Fernandes
    Jan 30, 2008 at 10:15 am
    Jan 30, 2008 at 11:48 am
  • PEAR Maintainer. for now, i talk with Lorenzo Alberton MDB2(lead maintainer) for developing this package.
    Ali FazelzadehAli Fazelzadeh
    Jan 28, 2008 at 3:10 am
    Jan 28, 2008 at 7:14 am
  • Maintaining the documentation Translating the documentation Maintaining oci / mysql / postgresql extensions amongst others
    Joshua AbbottJoshua Abbott
    Jan 25, 2008 at 12:46 am
    Jan 25, 2008 at 8:25 am
  • Thanks for the new SplDoublyLinkedList class - I'm looking forward to taking it out for a spin. Here's a patch for a few minor typos in the method docs: ...
    Dan ScottDan Scott
    Jan 17, 2008 at 1:59 pm
    Jan 17, 2008 at 2:04 pm
  • I would like to assist the Doc team in improving the PHP documentation, particularly in some of the lesser used and newer extensions.
    Alan WagstaffAlan Wagstaff
    Jan 16, 2008 at 10:34 pm
    Jan 17, 2008 at 12:14 pm
  • Translating the documentation
    Bui Dinh NgocBui Dinh Ngoc
    Jan 14, 2008 at 9:36 am
    Jan 14, 2008 at 10:42 am
  • Maintaining the documentation. I emailed the phpdoc mailing list and Hannes Magnusson suggested I request and account.
    Herman RadtkeHerman Radtke
    Jan 13, 2008 at 5:52 pm
    Jan 13, 2008 at 6:14 pm
  • Hi, not trying to be a pest but it was very hard to keep up with all of those posts about namespaces and the other about type hinting. Was there, or is anyone able to give a quick summery of those ...
    Ryan PanningRyan Panning
    Jan 13, 2008 at 12:01 am
    Jan 13, 2008 at 12:08 am
  • I talked to Hannes Magnusson and already submitted several patches to documentation. I am a PHP developer with more than 10 years experience. I would like to help you with doc, especially finishing ...
    Sezer YalcinSezer Yalcin
    Jan 8, 2008 at 4:57 pm
    Jan 8, 2008 at 5:05 pm
  • Hi, I was wondering if there are any plans to introduce the ability of array functions to work with "array objects". More specifically I was thinking of starting with adding an SPL interface called ...
    Amir AbiriAmir Abiri
    Jan 5, 2008 at 2:44 pm
    Jan 7, 2008 at 7:14 pm
  • There's a lot of confusion on php-internals about a proposal for type hinting, so someone did a writeup on related terminology, including something called "popcorn WTF". Wietse ----- Forwarded ...
    Wietse VenemaWietse Venema
    Jan 7, 2008 at 1:44 pm
    Jan 7, 2008 at 1:46 pm
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