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Peter Cowburn

Positivity over time
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
Allow arbitrary expression arguments to empty() and isset() Should empty() and isset() accept arbitrary arguments? No 85.7% No
Allow arbitrary expression arguments to empty() and isset() Which of the language constructs should accept arbitrary arguments? None 81% No
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
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
array_column Accept array_column() for inclusion in PHP? Yes 86.4% 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
Fix CURL file uploads Accept the CURLFile API as preferred solution for file uploads in CURL? Yes 94.1% 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 No 42.9% Yes
instance counter Should this RFC be implemented? No 6.7% Yes
Internal operator overloading and GMP improvements Should these changes be applied for PHP 5.6? None 88.2% No
Importing namespaced functions RFC/use_function Yes 80% Yes
Exceptions in the engine Implement in PHP 5.6? No 54.3% No
phpdbg Distribute phpdbg with PHP5.6+ Yes 100% Yes
Power Operator Should PHP get a power operator in 5.6? Yes, right associative 71.9% Yes
Automatic Property Initialization Automatic Property Initialization No 38.9% Yes
__debugInfo() Name ___debugInfo() __debugInfo() 100% Yes
__debugInfo() Merge ___debugInfo() Yes (5.7) 88.9% No
64 bit platform improvements for string length and integer in zval Accept this RFC for PHP6 (or whatever next major is called) Yes 54.9% Yes
64 bit platform improvements for string length and integer in zval Merge strategy Phpng 100% Yes
Move the phpng branch into master Move phpng to master? Yes 95.9% 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? No 66.7% No
Remove alternative PHP tags Remove alternative PHP tags in PHP 7? No 76.5% No
Filtered unserialize() Approve filtered unserialize() proposal? Yes 73.9% Yes
Safe Casting Functions Should the Safe Casting Functions RFC be accepted, and the patch merged into master? No 23.8% Yes
Access to aliases definition by reflection Access to aliases definition by reflection No 9.1% Yes
Objects as hash keys Should we support using objects as keys as described in this proposal? No 20% 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 assignment of new by reference? Yes 83.8% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove support for calls from incompatible context? Yes 100% Yes
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? Yes 87.1% Yes
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 PDO::PGSQL_ATTR_DISABLE_NATIVE_PREPARED_STATEMENT driver option? No 80% No
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
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Unbundle the ext/mysql extension? No 70% No
IntlChar class Accept the IntlChar RFC and merge into master? Yes 100% Yes
Turn gc_collect_cycles into function pointer Turn gc_collect_cycles into function pointer? Yes 100% Yes
Return Type Declarations Typed Returns Yes 94% Yes
Replacing current json extension with jsond Should jsond based extension replace the current json extension in PHP 7? Yes 100% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove ext/imap from the core No 42.4% Yes
Scalar Type Hints Type aliases Allow synonyms 77% Yes
Skipping optional parameters for functions Should PHP 7 support parameter skipping as described in this RFC? No 38.6% Yes
Scalar Type Hints Reserve type names if RFC does not pass? Yes 80.9% Yes
Combined Comparison (Spaceship) Operator Accept the Combined Comparison (Spaceship) Operator RFC and merge patch into master? Yes 79.6% Yes
Scalar Type Hints Accept the Scalar Type Hints RFC and merge patch into master? Yes 66.3% Yes
Add pecl_http to core Add pecl_http to the core? No 28.1% Yes
Group Use Declarations Should Grouped Use Declarations be added to PHP 7 Yes - without a trailing "\" 67.2% No
Remove PHP 4 Constructors remove_php4_constructors Yes 92.6% Yes
Expectations Merge changes into master? Yes, with custom exceptions 97.7% Yes
Context Sensitive Lexer Should PHP7 have a context sensitive lexer? Yes 75% Yes
Anonymous Classes Anonymous Classes Yes 96.2% Yes
Make empty() a Variadic Make empty() a Variadic No 50% No
In Operator Introduce the in operator? No 44.7% Yes
Coercive Types for Function Arguments coercive_sth No 38% Yes
Generator Return Expressions Allow Generator return expressions in PHP7 Yes 100% Yes
Continue output buffering despite aborted connection Continue output buffering on aborted connection? Yes 100% Yes
Strict Argument Count On Function Calls Should PHP7 warn about exceeding argument count on function calls? No 10.5% Yes
Easy User-land CSPRNG Reliable user-land CSPRNG Yes 100% Yes
Generator Delegation Allow Generator delegation in PHP7 Yes 100% Yes
Constructor behaviour of internal classes Constructor behaviour of internal classes Yes 97% Yes
Scalar Type Declarations Accept Scalar Type Declarations With Optional Strict Mode? Yes 69.2% Yes
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: resource No 69% No
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: mixed No 73.2% No
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: scalar No 64.2% No
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: numeric No 78.6% No
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: object No 81.8% No
Throwable Interface Throwable Interface Yes 100% Yes
Short Closures Short Closures No 42.3% Yes
Support Class Constant Visibility Class Constant Visibility Yes 93.3% Yes
PHP 5 Support Timeline Extend the support timeline to: 1 year Active Support 1 year Security Support 100% No
PHP 5 Support Timeline Extend the support timeline of PHP 5? Yes 95.5% Yes
Number Format Separator Include a Digit Separator into PHP No 52.6% No
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
"var" Deprecation Deprecate `var` in 7.1 and remove it from 8.0? No 57.4% No
Attributes What may be used as attribute value? (simple majority wins) Valid PHP constant (number or string) 100% Yes
Attributes Accept PHP Attributes? (2/3+1 majority required) No 38.9% 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
Callable Prototypes Accept callable prototypes? No 48.6% Yes
Typed Properties Merge typed properties ? No 59.6% No
Union Types Replace ?QuestionMarkNullables by union | null No 19.2% Yes
Union Types Merge union types No 37.9% Yes
Union Types Include true/false types No 17.9% Yes
Iterable Add iterable type to PHP 7.1 Yes 94.6% Yes
Make Libsodium a Core Extension Use the current PECL syntax? No, sodium_foo 100% Yes
Make Libsodium a Core Extension Libsodium as a Core Extension in PHP 7.2 Yes 100% Yes
Binary String Deprecation Binary String Deprecation No 59.4% No
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in class member lists No 19.4% Yes
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in use lists for anonymous functions No 42.1% Yes
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in trait implementations on a class No 19.4% Yes
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in function/method arguments (declarations and calls) No 54.5% No
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in grouped namepaces No 76.9% No
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in interface implementations on a class No 21.6% Yes
Deprecate and remove INTL_IDNA_VARIANT_2003 Deprecate and remove INTL_IDNA_VARIANT_2003 Yes 100% Yes
list() Reference Assignment list() Reference Assignments Yes 70.8% Yes
Allow abstract function override Accept abstract function override? Yes 84.2% Yes
Object typehint Accepting the object typehint RFC for PHP 7.2? Yes 91.4% Yes
Same Site Cookie Add samesite argument to setcookie, setrawcookie and session_set_cookie_params functions? No 0% Yes
Same Site Cookie Allow setcookie, setrawcookie and session_set_cookie_params to accept an array of options as fourth/second parameter, with the possible options being path, domain, secure, httponly and samesite? No 87.5% No
UUID Add UUID value object to PHP standard module? No 43.6% Yes
JSON_THROW_ON_ERROR Accept and merge JSON_THROW_ON_ERROR for PHP 7.3? Yes 100% Yes
Implement missing SQLite feature "openBlob" in PDO Implement sqliteOpenBlob in PDO? Yes 50% Yes
Allow a trailing comma in function calls Allow a trailing comma in function calls No 75% No
Flexible Heredoc and Nowdoc Syntaxes Remove the trailing new line requirement from the closing marker? No 76.5% No
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 No 89.5% No
Arrays starting with a negative index Deprecation notice for 7.3 No 36.4% Yes
is_countable is-countable function Yes 100% Yes