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Zeev Suraski

Positivity over time
Created RFCs
Name # of votes # of comments Approval % Version Target Last update Status
PHP 5 Support Timeline 88 0 97.7% 2015-12-07 Implemented
PHP 7.0 timeline 36 0 94.4% 2014-11-21 Implemented
Release Process 0 0 0% 2 2010-11-22 Implemented
Voting on PHP features 0 0 0% 2011-06-05 Implemented
Name of Next Release of PHP 82 0 100% 7.0 2014-07-05 Implemented
Move the phpng branch into master 49 0 95.9% 2014-07-20 Implemented
Integrating Zend Optimizer+ into the PHP distribution 70 0 100% 1.01 5.5 2013-01-28 Implemented
Coercive Types for Function Arguments 71 0 38% 7.0 2015-02-27 Declined
Voted RFCs
RFC Question Voted Approval % Correct?
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
Alternative typehinting syntax for accessors Should the proposed typehinting syntax be used instead of the current one? No 20% 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
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
phpdbg Distribute phpdbg with PHP5.6+ Yes 100% Yes
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
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
Automatic Property Initialization Automatic Property Initialization No 38.9% Yes
Improve HTML escape Add / escape and Make ENT_QUOTES default No 28.6% 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 Dereference Merge array dereference into master/PHP 5.7? No 0% Yes
Bare Name Array Literal Merge bare name array literal into master/PHP 5.7? No 17.6% Yes
Name of Next Release of PHP Shall the name of PHP NEXT be PHP 6, or PHP 7? PHP 7 100% 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
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
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove assignment of new by reference? No 83.8% No
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Remove support for calls from incompatible context? Yes 100% Yes
Remove deprecated functionality in PHP 7 Unbundle the ext/mysql extension? No 70% No
Remove hex support in numeric strings Remove hex support in numeric strings? Yes 100% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove ext/imap from the core No 42.4% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove ext/pdo_dblib from the core No 18.2% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove ext/mcrypt from the core No 45.5% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove sapi/apache_hooks from the core Yes 100% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove sapi/apache2filter from the core Yes 95.8% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove sapi/aolserver from the core Yes 100% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove sapi/caudium from the core Yes 100% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove sapi/continuity from the core Yes 100% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove sapi/apache from the core Yes 100% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove sapi/milter from the core No 52.6% No
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove sapi/isapi from the core Yes 100% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove sapi/phttpd from the core Yes 100% Yes
Removal of dead or not yet PHP7 ported SAPIs and extensions Remove sapi/thttpd from the core Yes 100% Yes
Fix "foreach" behavior Stop using internal array/object pointer in foreach by reference? Yes 97.1% Yes
Fix "foreach" behavior Fix foreach behavoir? 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 Reserve type names if RFC does not pass? No 80.9% No
Group Use Declarations Should Grouped Use Declarations be added to PHP 7 No 67.2% No
Expectations Merge changes into master? Yes, with custom exceptions 97.7% Yes
Exceptions in the engine (for PHP 7) Allow exceptions in the engine and conversion of existing fatals? Yes 96.8% Yes
Remove PHP 4 Constructors remove_php4_constructors Yes 92.6% Yes
Improve array to string conversion array-to-string Yes 77.3% Yes
Coercive Types for Function Arguments coercive_sth Yes 38% No
Make empty() a Variadic Make empty() a Variadic No 50% No
Easy User-land CSPRNG Reliable user-land CSPRNG Yes 100% Yes
In Operator Introduce the in operator? No 44.7% Yes
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: mixed Yes 73.2% Yes
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: numeric Yes 78.6% Yes
Reserve Even More Types in PHP 7 Reserved Type: object Yes 81.8% Yes
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
Anonymous Classes Anonymous Classes Yes 96.2% 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 Yes 69% Yes
Reserve More Types in PHP 7 reserve_more_types_in_php_7 Yes 95.2% Yes
Short Closures Short Closures No 42.3% 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 95.5% Yes
PHP 5 Support Timeline Extend the support timeline to: 1 year Active Support 2 years Security Support 100% Yes
Number Format Separator Include a Digit Separator into PHP Yes 52.6% Yes
Precise Session Management Precise Session Data Management Yes 57.7% Yes
"var" Deprecation Deprecate `var` in 7.1 and remove it from 8.0? No 57.4% No
Null Coalescing Assignment Operator Approve Equal Null Coalesce Operator RFC and merge patch into master? Yes 90.2% Yes
Catching Multiple Exception Types Should milti-catch be added to PHP 7.1 Yes 87% Yes
Functional Interfaces Accept functional interfaces? (2/3+1 majority required) No 24.1% Yes
Closure from callable function Accept Closure from Callble? (50%+1 majority required) Yes 100% Yes
Replace "Missing argument" warning with "Too few arguments" exception Replace Yes 78% Yes
Fix inconsistent behavior of $this variable Fix inconsistent behavior of $this variable? Yes 100% Yes
Typed Properties Merge typed properties ? No 59.6% No
Union Types Merge union types No 37.9% Yes
Union Types Include true/false types No 17.9% Yes
More precise float value handling Should PG(serialize_precision) be used instead of EG(precision) in json_encode Yes 100% Yes
Add curl_multi_errno(), curl_share_errno() and curl_share_strerror() Should those functions should be added in 7.1 Yes 100% 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 Yes 76.9% Yes
Trailing Commas In List Syntax Allow trailing commas in interface implementations on a class No 21.6% 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 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
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
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
Improved SSL / TLS constants Improved SSL / TLS constants Yes 100% Yes
Object typehint Accepting the object typehint RFC for PHP 7.2? Yes 91.4% Yes
Object typehint Object type should implement variance? No 33.3% Yes
Deprecate MD5 checksums from Release process Remove immediately or deprecate prior to removal? Remove Now 100% Yes
Allow loading extensions by name Allow loading extensions by name Yes 81% Yes
Doxygen Document with Doxygen? No 40.7% Yes
Class Naming Should we update the coding standard? Yes 65.4% Yes
Class Naming What class naming style should we use? Always PascalCase 100% No
Unary null coalescing operator Accept and merge unary null coalescing operator for PHP 7.2? No 25% Yes
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
PCRE2 migration PCRE2 migration Yes 100% Yes