bwoebi

Bob Weinand

Positivity over time
Created RFCs
Name # of votes # of comments Approval % Version Target Last update Status
unset(): return bool if the variable has existed 0 22 0% 0.61 2013-03-06 Inactive
Remove the date.timezone warning 43 34 74.4% 2015-01-27 Implemented
Fast Parameter Parsing API 20 55 95% 2014-05-23 Implemented
Constant Scalar Expressions 18 0 88.9% 2013-11-03 Implemented
In Operator 47 12 44.7% 0.5 2015-03-15 Declined
Extended keyword support 16 0 31.3% 2013-09-14 Declined
Short Closures 52 44 42.3% 2015-05-01 Declined
Basic Scalar Types 0 62 0% 2015-03-11 Declined
Voted RFCs
RFC Question Voted Approval % Correct?
Extended keyword support Should the extended keyword support patch be merged into master? Yes 31.3% No
Constant Scalar Expressions Should the patch for this RFC be merged into PHP 5.6? Yes 88.9% Yes
Exceptions in the engine Implement in PHP 5.6? Yes 54.3% Yes
phpdbg Distribute phpdbg with PHP5.6+ Yes 100% Yes
TLS Peer Verification Should PHP verify client peers by default in PHP 5.6? Yes 100% Yes
Argument Unpacking Implement argument unpacking in PHP 5.6? Yes 94.1% Yes
Power Operator Should PHP get a power operator in 5.6? Yes, non associative 71.9% No
Automatic Property Initialization Automatic Property Initialization Yes 38.9% No
Timing attack safe string comparison function Timing attack safe string comparison function Yes 95.7% Yes
__debugInfo() Merge ___debugInfo() Yes (5.6) 88.9% Yes
__debugInfo() Name ___debugInfo() __debugInfo() 100% Yes
Alternative implementation of mbstring using ICU Include mbstring-ng for PHP-5.6 as EXPERIMENTAL module No 9.1% Yes
Improved TLS Defaults Should the proposed TLS changes be merged for 5.6? Yes 100% Yes
Introduce session_start() options - read_only, unsafe_lock, lazy_write and lazy_destroy Read only, lazy write option Yes 90% Yes
Introduce session_start() options - read_only, unsafe_lock, lazy_write and lazy_destroy Unsafe lock option No 12.5% Yes
Introduce session_start() options - read_only, unsafe_lock, lazy_write and lazy_destroy Lazy destroy option No 14.3% Yes
Improve HTML escape Add / escape and Make ENT_QUOTES default No 28.6% Yes
Array Of Array Of Type Hinting No 20% Yes
64 bit platform improvements for string length and integer in zval Accept this RFC for PHP6 (or whatever next major is called) No 54.9% No
64 bit platform improvements for string length and integer in zval Merge strategy Phpng 100% Yes
Fix handling of custom session handler return values Fix custom session save handler using the patch as written Yes 100% Yes
Fix handling of custom session handler return values Which version? 5.7 or later 100% Yes
Bare Name Array Literal Merge bare name array literal into master/PHP 5.7? No 17.6% Yes
Bare Name Array Dereference Merge array dereference into master/PHP 5.7? No 0% Yes
Catchable "call to a member function of a non-object" Catchable Call to a member function bar() on a non-object Yes 100% Yes
Uniform Variable Syntax Implement Uniform Variable Syntax in PHP 6? Yes 96.8% Yes
intdiv() If the operator vote fails to achieve a 2/3 majority, should the intdiv() function patch be merged into master? Yes 100% Yes
intdiv() Merge the intdiv operator patch into master? No 17.2% Yes
Move the phpng branch into master Move phpng to master? Yes 95.9% Yes
Abstract syntax tree Use AST implementation in PHP 7? Yes 100% Yes
Make defining multiple default cases in a switch a syntax error switch.default.multiple Yes 100% Yes
Integer Semantics Accept the integer semantics RFC and merge patch into master? Yes 66.7% Yes
Null Coalesce Operator Approve Null Coalesce Operator RFC and merge patch into master? Yes 91.2% Yes
Remove alternative PHP tags Remove alternative PHP tags in PHP 7? Yes 76.5% Yes
Fix list() behavior inconsistency Fix list() behavior inconsistency? Enable string handling in all cases 100% No
loop + or control structure Loop + or control structure in PHP 7 Yes 26.7% No
PHP 7.0 timeline php7timeline Yes 94.4% Yes
ZPP Failure on Overflow Accept the ZPP Failure on Overflow RFC and merge into master? Yes 100% Yes
Access to aliases definition by reflection Access to aliases definition by reflection No 9.1% Yes
Native TLS Native TLS Yes 100% Yes
Static classes Static classes No 29.4% Yes
Objects as hash keys Should we support using objects as keys as described in this proposal? No 20% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Unbundle the ext/mysql extension? Yes 70% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Unbundle the ext/ereg extension? Yes 92.5% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove assignment of new by reference? Yes 83.8% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove dl() in fpm-fcgi SAPI? Yes 100% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove xsl.security_prefs ini directive? Yes 100% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove listed deprecated functions? Yes 100% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove (set_)magic_quotes_runtime() functions? Yes 100% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove extension specific encoding ini directives? Yes 100% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove preg_replace() eval modifier? Yes 97.1% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove CN_match and SNI_server_name stream context options? Yes 80% Yes
PHP 5.7 Accept the PHP 5.7 RFC? Yes 42.4% No
Return Type Declarations Typed Returns Yes 94% Yes
Turn gc_collect_cycles into function pointer Turn gc_collect_cycles into function pointer? Yes 100% Yes
Fast Parameter Parsing API Should PHP 7 have Fast Parameter Parsing API? Yes 95% Yes
Default constructors Should PHP 7 have default constructor semantics as described in this proposal? No 57.4% No
Replacing current json extension with jsond Should jsond based extension replace the current json extension in PHP 7? Yes 100% Yes
Remove hex support in numeric strings Remove hex support in numeric strings? Yes 100% Yes
Combined Comparison (Spaceship) Operator Accept the Combined Comparison (Spaceship) Operator RFC and merge patch into master? No 79.6% No
Fix "foreach" behavior Fix foreach behavoir? Yes 97.1% Yes
Fix "foreach" behavior Stop using internal array/object pointer in foreach by reference? Yes 97.1% Yes
Scalar Type Hints Accept the Scalar Type Hints RFC and merge patch into master? No 66.3% No
Scalar Type Hints Type aliases Allow synonyms 77% Yes
Scalar Type Hints Reserve type names if RFC does not pass? Yes 80.9% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove ext/imap from the core Yes 42.4% No
Big Integer Support Big Integer Support RFC Yes 58.3% Yes
Remove the date.timezone warning Should the warning about a not set date.timezone ini setting be removed in master? Yes 74.4% Yes
Expectations Merge changes into master? Yes, without custom exceptions 97.7% No
Add pecl_http to core Add pecl_http to the core? No 28.1% Yes
Add pecl_http to core Namespace prefix for pecl_http Http 100% Yes
Remove PHP 4 Constructors remove_php4_constructors Yes 92.6% Yes
Exceptions in the engine (for PHP 7) Allow exceptions in the engine and conversion of existing fatals? Yes 96.8% Yes
Exceptions in the engine (for PHP 7) Introduce and use BaseException? No 67.2% No
Introduce script only include/require Introduce script inclusion protection? No 14.3% Yes
Context Sensitive Lexer Should PHP7 have a context sensitive lexer? Yes 75% Yes
Improve array to string conversion array-to-string Yes 77.3% Yes
Make empty() a Variadic Make empty() a Variadic Yes 50% No
Generator Return Expressions Allow Generator return expressions in PHP7 Yes 100% Yes
Coercive Types for Function Arguments coercive_sth No 38% Yes
Scalar Type Declarations Accept Scalar Type Declarations With Optional Strict Mode? No 69.2% No
Anonymous Classes Anonymous Classes No 96.2% No
Reclassify E_STRICT notices Reclassify E_STRICT notices as described in this RFC? Yes 87.5% Yes
Constructor behaviour of internal classes Constructor behaviour of internal classes Yes 97% Yes
Generator Delegation Allow Generator delegation in PHP7 Yes 100% Yes
In Operator Introduce the in operator? Yes 44.7% No
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: numeric Yes 78.6% Yes
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: mixed No 73.2% No
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: resource No 69% No
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: object No 81.8% No
Reserve More Types in PHP 7 reserve_more_types_in_php_7 Yes 95.2% Yes
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: scalar No 64.2% No
Improved Error Callback Mechanism improved_error_callback Yes 87.5% Yes
Random Functions Throwing Exceptions in PHP 7 Should this RFC be accepted for 7.0 Yes 93.3% Yes
Short Closures Short Closures Yes 42.3% No
Support Class Constant Visibility Class Constant Visibility Yes 93.3% Yes
ext/curl HTTP/2 Server Push Support Add HTTP/2 Server Push Support to ext/curl Yes 100% Yes
PHP 5 Support Timeline Extend the support timeline of PHP 5? Yes 0% Yes
PHP 5 Support Timeline Extend the support timeline to: 1 year Active Support 1 year Security Support 0% No
Warn about invalid strings in arithmetic Warn about invalid strings in arithmetic Yes 0% Yes
OpenSSL AEAD support Include AEAD support to OpenSSL extension No 0% No
Allow specifying keys in list() Accept the Allow specifying keys in list() RFC for PHP 7.1, and merge the patch into master? Yes 0% Yes
Generalize support of negative string offsets Generalize support of negative string offsets Yes 0% Yes
Deprecate (then Remove) Mcrypt Deprecate then Remove Mcrypt from the PHP Core? Yes 0% Yes