mike

Michael Wallner

Positivity over time
Created RFCs
Name # of votes # of comments Approval % Version Target Last update Status
Continue output buffering despite aborted connection 15 0 100% 1.1 7.0 2015-02-19 Implemented
Slim POST data 17 0 100% 5.6 2013-12-17 Implemented
New Output API 0 0 0% 2 5.4 2010-04-07 Implemented
Add pecl_http to core 46 0 64.1% 9 2014-08-19 Declined
Voted RFCs
RFC Question Voted Approval % Correct?
Allow arbitrary expression arguments to empty() and isset() Should empty() and isset() accept arbitrary arguments? Yes 85.7% Yes
ext/mysql deprecation If the vote to make ext/mysql generate E_DEPRECATED errors is unsuccessful, what course of action do you think we should take? (b) 100% No
ext/mysql deprecation Should ext/mysql generate E_DEPRECATED errors in PHP 5.5? No 67.6% No
array_column Accept array_column() for inclusion in PHP? Yes 86.4% Yes
PHP CLI changing process title support Accept modifying CLI process title in PHP? Yes 96.6% Yes
Integrating Zend Optimizer+ into the PHP distribution rfc/optimizerplus Integrate into 5.5, even if minor delay required 100% Yes
Trailing comma function args Should the current optional trailing comma implementation be merged Yes 42.9% No
Internal operator overloading and GMP improvements Should these changes be applied for PHP 5.6? None 88.2% No
Apparmor change_hat functionality for php-fpm RFC/fpm_change_hat Yes 100% Yes
Importing namespaced functions RFC/use_function Yes 80% Yes
Syntax for variadic functions Should the proposed variadic-function syntax be added in PHP 5.6 (master)? Yes 97.3% Yes
Constant Scalar Expressions Should the patch for this RFC be merged into PHP 5.6? Yes 88.9% 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
ldap_modify_batch ldap_modify_batch Yes 100% Yes
Keeping PHPT Tests Green Choose one or more of the four options above of handling bad commits Update test 100% Yes
Keeping PHPT Tests Green Accept the description in this RFC as an official policy of the PHP project with regard to the tests Yes 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
Uniform Variable Syntax Implement Uniform Variable Syntax in PHP 6? Yes 96.8% Yes
Name of Next Release of PHP Shall the name of PHP NEXT be PHP 6, or PHP 7? PHP 7 100% 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
Fix list() behavior inconsistency Fix list() behavior inconsistency? Disable string handling in all cases 100% Yes
loop + or control structure Loop + or control structure in PHP 7 Yes 26.7% No
Filtered unserialize() Approve filtered unserialize() proposal? Yes 73.9% Yes
PHP 7.0 timeline php7timeline Yes 94.4% Yes
Safe Casting Functions Should the Safe Casting Functions RFC be accepted, and the patch merged into master? No 23.8% Yes
ZPP Failure on Overflow Accept the ZPP Failure on Overflow RFC and merge into master? Yes 100% Yes
Unicode Codepoint Escape Syntax Accept the Unicode Codepoint Escape Syntax RFC and merge into master? Yes 92% Yes
Native TLS Native TLS Yes 100% Yes
Objects as hash keys Should we support using objects as keys as described in this proposal? No 20% Yes
IntlChar class Accept the IntlChar RFC and merge into master? Yes 100% Yes
PHP 5.7 Accept the PHP 5.7 RFC? No 42.4% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Unbundle the ext/ereg extension? No 92.5% No
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Unbundle the ext/mysql extension? Yes 70% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove support for calls from incompatible context? Yes 100% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove assignment of new by reference? No 83.8% No
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove dl() in fpm-fcgi SAPI? 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 listed deprecated functions? 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 extension specific encoding ini directives? Yes 100% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove $is_dst parameter of the mktime() and gmmktime() functions? Yes 100% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove support for #-style comments in ini files? No 87.1% No
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Disallow string category names in setlocale()? Yes 96.4% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Disallow enabling unsafe curl uploads? No 76% No
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove preg_replace() eval modifier? Yes 97.1% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove PDO::PGSQL_ATTR_DISABLE_NATIVE_PREPARED_STATEMENT driver option? Yes 80% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove CN_match and SNI_server_name stream context options? No 80% No
Default constructors Should PHP 7 have default constructor semantics as described in this proposal? Yes 57.4% Yes
Return Type Declarations Typed Returns Yes 94% Yes
Preserve Fractional Part in JSON encode Preserve Fractional Part in JSON encode Yes 100% Yes
Replacing current json extension with jsond Should jsond based extension replace the current json extension in PHP 7? Yes 100% Yes
Combined Comparison (Spaceship) Operator Accept the Combined Comparison (Spaceship) Operator RFC and merge patch into master? Yes 79.6% Yes
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 Type aliases Do not reserve 77% No
Scalar Type Hints Accept the Scalar Type Hints RFC and merge patch into master? No 66.3% No
Scalar Type Hints Reserve type names if RFC does not pass? No 80.9% No
Skipping optional parameters for functions Should PHP 7 support parameter skipping as described in this RFC? Yes 38.6% No
Group Use Declarations Should Grouped Use Declarations be added to PHP 7 Yes - with a trailing "\" 67.2% 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, with custom exceptions 97.7% Yes
Remove PHP 4 Constructors remove_php4_constructors Yes 92.6% Yes
Scalar Type Declarations Accept Scalar Type Declarations With Optional Strict Mode? No 69.2% No
Introduce script only include/require Introduce script inclusion protection? Yes 14.3% No
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
Add pecl_http to core Add pecl_http to the core? Yes, enabled by default 28.1% No
Improve array to string conversion array-to-string No 77.3% No
Generator Return Expressions Allow Generator return expressions in PHP7 Yes 100% Yes
Make empty() a Variadic Make empty() a Variadic Yes 50% Yes
Context Sensitive Lexer Should PHP7 have a context sensitive lexer? Yes 75% Yes
Coercive Types for Function Arguments coercive_sth Yes 38% No
Constructor behaviour of internal classes Constructor behaviour of internal classes Yes 97% Yes
In Operator Introduce the in operator? No 44.7% Yes
Easy User-land CSPRNG Reliable user-land CSPRNG Yes 100% Yes
Generator Delegation Allow Generator delegation in PHP7 Yes 100% Yes
Anonymous Classes Anonymous Classes Yes 96.2% Yes
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: resource No 69% No
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: scalar No 64.2% No
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: object No 81.8% No
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: mixed No 73.2% No
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: numeric No 78.6% No
Improved Error Callback Mechanism improved_error_callback Yes 87.5% Yes
Short Closures Short Closures No 42.3% Yes
Void Return Type Accept the Void Return Type RFC for PHP 7.1 and merge patch into master? Yes 84.1% Yes
ext/curl HTTP/2 Server Push Support Add HTTP/2 Server Push Support to ext/curl Yes 100% Yes
Number Format Separator Include a Digit Separator into PHP Yes 52.6% Yes
Allow specifying keys in list() Accept the Allow specifying keys in list() RFC for PHP 7.1, and merge the patch into master? No 67.6% No
Precise Session Management Precise Session Data Management Yes 57.7% Yes
Warn about invalid strings in arithmetic Accept the Warn about invalid strings in arithmetic v1.1 RFC for PHP 7.1? Yes 96.7% Yes
"var" Deprecation Deprecate `var` in 7.1 and remove it from 8.0? No 57.4% No
IntlTimeZone::getWindowsID() Approve get-windows-id RFC and merge oatch into master? Yes 100% Yes
Catching Multiple Exception Types Should milti-catch be added to PHP 7.1 Yes 87% Yes
Nullable Types Merge which features? (majority wins) Both nullable parameter and return types 100% Yes
Nullable Types Accept explicitly nullable types? (2/3 affirmative required) Yes 95.3% Yes
Attributes What may be used as attribute value? (simple majority wins) Valid PHP expression (internally represented as AST) 100% No
Attributes Accept PHP Attributes? (2/3+1 majority required) Yes 38.9% No
Closure from callable function Accept Closure from Callble? (50%+1 majority required) Yes 100% Yes
Functional Interfaces Accept functional interfaces? (2/3+1 majority required) Yes 24.1% No
Forbid dynamic calls to scope introspection functions Forbid dynamic calls to scope introspection functions? Yes 97.5% Yes
Callable Prototypes Accept callable prototypes? Yes 48.6% No
Add curl_multi_errno(), curl_share_errno() and curl_share_strerror() Should those functions should be added in 7.1 Yes 100% Yes
Typed Properties Merge typed properties ? No 59.6% No
Additional Context in pcntl_signal Handler Provide additional context in pcntl signal handler? Yes 100% Yes
RNG fixes and changes Alias rand() to mt_rand() No 84% No
RNG fixes and changes Fix RAND_RANGE() Yes 100% Yes
RNG fixes and changes Replace insecure uses of php_rand() with php_random_bytes() Yes 100% Yes
RNG fixes and changes Fix mt_rand() implementation Yes 79.2% Yes
RNG fixes and changes Make array_rand() more efficient Yes 100% Yes
New operator (short tag) for context-dependent escaping Add new operator (short tag) for context-dependent escaping to next PHP 7.x? No 0% Yes
Add session_gc() Add session_gc() function Yes 100% Yes
Add session_create_id() function Add session_create_id() frunction Yes 88.9% Yes
E_WARNING for invalid container read array-access E_WARNING for invalid container read array-access Yes 82.6% Yes
Add PHP Engine Identifier Constant Add PHP_ENGINE constant Yes 47.1% No
Add PHP Engine Identifier Constant Add PHP_(*_)ENGINE(_ID) constants No 17.6% Yes
get_class() disallow null parameter get_class() disallow null parameter No 83.3% No
Counting of non-countable objects Counting of non-countable objects Yes 100% Yes
Convert numeric keys in object/array casts Accept the Convert numeric keys in object/array casts RFC for PHP 7.2? Yes 95.5% Yes
Parameter Type Widening Parameter Type Widening Yes 82.8% Yes
Throwable error code's type generalization Accept Throwables error code generalization? Yes 54.2% Yes
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in function/method arguments (declarations and calls) Yes 54.5% Yes
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in interface implementations on a class Yes 21.6% No
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in grouped namepaces Yes 76.9% Yes
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in trait implementations on a class Yes 19.4% No
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in use lists for anonymous functions Yes 42.1% No
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in class member lists Yes 19.4% No
Migration Hash Context from Resource to Object Change HashContext to an object Yes 100% Yes
Migration Hash Context from Resource to Object Merge one or both diffs Frozen 100% Yes
Deprecate and remove INTL_IDNA_VARIANT_2003 Deprecate and remove INTL_IDNA_VARIANT_2003 Yes 100% Yes
Make Libsodium a Core Extension Libsodium as a Core Extension in PHP 7.2 Yes 100% Yes
Deprecate MD5 checksums from Release process Should MD5 checksums be left in or removed? Remove 100% Yes
Doxygen Document with Doxygen? Yes 40.7% No
Deprecate MD5 checksums from Release process Remove immediately or deprecate prior to removal? Remove Now 100% Yes
UUID Add UUID value object to PHP standard module? No 43.6% Yes
Flexible Heredoc and Nowdoc Syntaxes Remove the trailing new line requirement from the closing marker? Yes 76.5% Yes
Flexible Heredoc and Nowdoc Syntaxes Allow for the closing marker to be indented and for the leading whitespace to be stripped? Yes 82.8% Yes
Arrays starting with a negative index Arrays starting with a negative index for 8.0 Yes 89.5% Yes
Arrays starting with a negative index Deprecation notice for 7.3 Yes 36.4% No