rasmus

Rasmus Lerdorf, from Etsy

Positivity over time
Created RFCs
Name # of votes # of comments Approval % Version Target Last update Status
Property type-hints 0 0 0% 2015-07-19 In draft
array_delete() for elements deletion 0 0 0% 0.6 2012-08-21 Declined
Generic Types and Functions 0 0 0% 2016-01-06 In draft
Simplified Named Arguments 0 0 0% 2016-01-18 In draft
Voted RFCs
RFC Question Voted Approval % Correct?
strn(case)cmp supporting a negative length as its third paramter Do you want this feature in PHP 5.4 No 68.8% No
Adding hash_pbkdf2 Function rfc/hash_pbkdf2 Yes 100% Yes
Supports finally keyword Should the implementation be merged into trunk? Yes 83.3% Yes
Adding simple password hashing API Should the simplified password hashing API indicated here be included in master? Yes 100% Yes
ext/intl::UConverter Should the current UConverter implementation be merged Yes 100% Yes
ext/mysql deprecation Should ext/mysql generate E_DEPRECATED errors in PHP 5.5? No 67.6% No
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
array_column Accept array_column() for inclusion in PHP? Yes 86.4% Yes
Define PHP 5.3 end of life Which EOL period should we choose? One year with security fixes only, announce with 5.5 final release 100% Yes
Fix CURL file uploads Accept the CURLFile API as preferred solution for file uploads in CURL? Yes 94.1% Yes
Alternative typehinting syntax for accessors Should the proposed typehinting syntax be used instead of the current one? No 20% Yes
Remove calls with incompatible Context Deprecate calls with incompatible context in 5.5 and disallow them in the version after (be it 5.6 or 6.0) Yes 100% 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
Syntax for variadic functions Should the proposed variadic-function syntax be added in PHP 5.6 (master)? Yes 97.3% Yes
Extended keyword support Should the extended keyword support patch be merged into master? No 31.3% Yes
Exceptions in the engine Implement in PHP 5.6? No 54.3% No
TLS Peer Verification Should PHP verify client peers by default in PHP 5.6? Yes 100% Yes
Power Operator Should PHP get a power operator in 5.6? Yes, right associative 71.9% Yes
64 bit platform improvements for string length and integer in zval Keep zpp specs l, L, s, p as aliases to i, I, S, P Yes 46.9% No
64 bit platform improvements for string length and integer in zval Merge this RFC into PHP-5.6 having regard to Vote 2 and 3 No 42.9% Yes
64 bit platform improvements for string length and integer in zval Keep the old macro names for LONG vs. INT, STRLEN vs. STRSIZE, etc. Yes 43.3% No
Array Of Array Of Type Hinting No 20% 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 Lazy destroy option No 14.3% Yes
Introduce session_start() options - read_only, unsafe_lock, lazy_write and lazy_destroy Unsafe lock option No 12.5% Yes
64 bit platform improvements for string length and integer in zval Merge strategy Phpng 100% 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
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
intdiv() Merge the intdiv operator patch into master? No 17.2% 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
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
Remove alternative PHP tags Remove alternative PHP tags in PHP 7? No 76.5% No
64 bit format codes for pack() and unpack() 64 bit format codes for pack() and unpack() Yes 100% Yes
Fix list() behavior inconsistency Fix list() behavior inconsistency? Disable string handling in all cases 100% Yes
Safe Casting Functions Should the Safe Casting Functions RFC be accepted, and the patch merged into master? No 23.8% Yes
PHP 7.0 timeline php7timeline Yes 94.4% 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? Yes 92.5% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove CN_match and SNI_server_name stream context options? No 80% No
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove dl() in fpm-fcgi SAPI? 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 Unbundle the ext/mysql extension? No 70% No
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove support for calls from incompatible context? 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 Disallow string category names in setlocale()? Yes 96.4% 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 Disallow enabling unsafe curl uploads? Yes 76% 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? No 80% No
IntlChar class Accept the IntlChar RFC and merge into master? Yes 100% Yes
Remove hex support in numeric strings Remove hex support in numeric strings? Yes 100% Yes
Replacing current json extension with jsond Should jsond based extension replace the current json extension in PHP 7? Yes 100% Yes
Fast Parameter Parsing API Should PHP 7 have Fast Parameter Parsing API? Yes 95% 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 Accept the Scalar Type Hints RFC and merge patch into master? No 66.3% No
Scalar Type Hints Type aliases Do not reserve 77% No
Scalar Type Hints Reserve type names if RFC does not pass? No 80.9% No
Big Integer Support Big Integer Support RFC No 58.3% No
Improve array to string conversion array-to-string No 77.3% No
Expectations Merge changes into master? Yes, without custom exceptions 97.7% 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? No 28.1% Yes
Allow error_handler callback parameters to be passed by reference Allow error_handler callback parameters to be passed by reference No, Allow none of the parameter be a reference parameter 20% 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? No 14.3% Yes
Context Sensitive Lexer Should PHP7 have a context sensitive lexer? No 75% No
Coercive Types for Function Arguments coercive_sth Yes 38% No
Strict Argument Count On Function Calls Should PHP7 warn about exceeding argument count on function calls? No 10.5% Yes
Strict Argument Count On Function Calls What's the error level that should be emitted? E_NOTICE 100% Yes
Short Closures Short Closures No 42.3% Yes
Support Class Constant Visibility Class Constant Visibility Yes 93.3% Yes
Void Return Type Accept the Void Return Type RFC for PHP 7.1 and merge patch into master? Yes 84.1% Yes
Number Format Separator Include a Digit Separator into PHP Yes 0% Yes