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PHP 5 and 7.0 are EOL December 2018.. but still widely used!

Posted 23 August 2018 - 08:33 AM

Throwing some numbers out as the time of writing this..
Version 5	80.3%
Version 7	19.0%
Version 4	0.7%
Version 3	less than 0.1%

Version 5.6	40.5%
Version 5.4	20.2%
Version 5.3	17.6%
Version 5.5	14.3%
Version 5.2	6.9%
Version 5.1	0.4%
Version 5.0	less than 0.1%
Version 5.7	less than 0.1%

Version 7.0	55.0%
Version 7.1	32.6%
Version 7.2	12.4%
Version 7.3	less than 0.1%


https://w3techs.com/.../pl-php/all/all

Branch	Initial		Release					Active Support Until				Security Support Until
5.6 *	28 Aug 2014	3 years, 11 months ago	19 Jan 2017	1 year, 7 months ago	31 Dec 2018	in 4 months
7.0		3 Dec 2015	2 years, 8 months ago	3 Dec 2017	8 months ago			3 Dec 2018	in 3 months
7.1		1 Dec 2016	1 year, 8 months ago	1 Dec 2018	in 3 months				1 Dec 2019	in 1 year, 3 months
7.2		30 Nov 2017	8 months ago			30 Nov 2019	in 1 year, 3 months		30 Nov 2020	in 2 years, 3 months


http://php.net/supported-versions.php


Yeaaaaaaaah so either the PHP consortium (waiting for _that_ member (who isn't jon) to chime in their hate for php) will have to extend 5.6 or let everyone reap what their lazy, un-upgrading, asses sowed.

Anyone else mildly concerned?

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Re: PHP 5 and 7.0 are EOL December 2018.. but still widely used!

Posted 23 August 2018 - 10:47 AM

MUST

RESIST
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Re: PHP 5 and 7.0 are EOL December 2018.. but still widely used!

Posted 23 August 2018 - 11:09 AM

I'm sayin' nothing.

Nothing at all.
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