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Phil Sturgeon, from Ride.com

Positivity over time
Created RFCs
Name # of votes # of comments Approval % Version Target Last update Status
Anonymous Classes 52 93 96.2% 0.6 2013-09-22 Implemented
Array Of 20 13 20% 2014-01-15 Declined
ReflectionParameter::getClassName() 0 10 0% 2015-01-30 Declined
Typed Properties 0 0 0% 0.1.2 2016-03-16 Under discussion
Voted RFCs
RFC Question Voted Approval % Correct?
Slim POST data RFC/slim_post_data Yes 100% Yes
Exceptions in the engine Implement in PHP 5.6? Yes 54.3% Yes
phpdbg Distribute phpdbg with PHP5.6+ 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, right associative 71.9% Yes
Alphanumeric Decrement Alphanumeric Decrement No 0% Yes
Improved TLS Defaults Should the proposed TLS changes be merged for 5.6? Yes 100% Yes
Array Of Array Of Type Hinting Yes 20% No
64 bit platform improvements for string length and integer in zval Merge strategy After the vote, master 100% No
Uniform Variable Syntax Implement Uniform Variable Syntax in PHP 6? Yes 96.8% 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
Name of Next Release of PHP Shall the name of PHP NEXT be PHP 6, or PHP 7? PHP 6 100% No
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
Null Coalesce Operator Approve Null Coalesce Operator RFC and merge patch into master? Yes 91.2% Yes
Safe Casting Functions Should the Safe Casting Functions RFC be accepted, and the patch merged into master? Yes 23.8% No
PHP 5.7 Accept the PHP 5.7 RFC? Yes 42.4% No
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 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 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 support for #-style comments in ini files? Yes 87.1% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove extension specific encoding ini directives? 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 $is_dst parameter of the mktime() and gmmktime() functions? 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 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? Yes 80% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Disallow enabling unsafe curl uploads? Yes 76% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Disallow string category names in setlocale()? Yes 96.4% Yes
Return Type Declarations Typed Returns Yes 94% Yes
Default constructors Should PHP 7 have default constructor semantics as described in this proposal? No 57.4% No
Scalar Type Hints Reserve type names if RFC does not pass? Yes 80.9% Yes
Scalar Type Hints Type aliases Reserve synonyms and produce error message when used 77% No
Scalar Type Hints Accept the Scalar Type Hints RFC and merge patch into master? Yes 66.3% Yes
Skipping optional parameters for functions Should PHP 7 support parameter skipping as described in this RFC? No 38.6% 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
Group Use Declarations Should Grouped Use Declarations be added to PHP 7 Yes - with a trailing "\" 67.2% Yes
Scalar Type Declarations Accept Scalar Type Declarations With Optional Strict Mode? Yes 69.2% Yes
Context Sensitive Lexer Should PHP7 have a context sensitive lexer? Yes 75% Yes
Make empty() a Variadic Make empty() a Variadic No 50% Yes
Coercive Types for Function Arguments coercive_sth No 38% Yes
Anonymous Classes Anonymous Classes Yes 96.2% Yes
Reclassify E_STRICT notices Reclassify E_STRICT notices as described in this RFC? Yes 87.5% Yes
In Operator Introduce the in operator? Yes 44.7% No
Constructor behaviour of internal classes Constructor behaviour of internal classes Yes 97% Yes
Short Closures Short Closures Yes 42.3% No
Void Return Type Accept the Void Return Type RFC for PHP 7.1 and merge patch into master? Yes 84.1% Yes
Deprecate (then Remove) Mcrypt Deprecate then Remove Mcrypt from the PHP Core? Yes 0% Yes