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* Name: [[User:remi| Remi Collet]]
 
* Name: [[User:remi| Remi Collet]]
 
* Email: remi AT SPAMFREE fedoraproject DOT org
 
* Email: remi AT SPAMFREE fedoraproject DOT org
 
  
 
== Current status ==
 
== Current status ==
 
* Targeted release: [[Releases/19 | Fedora 19 ]]  
 
* Targeted release: [[Releases/19 | Fedora 19 ]]  
* Last updated: Dec 12
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* Last updated: 2013-05-09
* Percentage of completion: 5%
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* Percentage of completion: 100%
  
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* 2013-02-21 beta1 released, upstream feature freeze.
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* 2013-02-22 Rebuild done in rawhide
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* 2013-02-23 Rebuild done in Fedora 19
  
 
== Detailed Description ==
 
== Detailed Description ==
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* PHP 5.5.0beta1 is released (Mar 21th) FEATURE FREEZE
To provide the latest PHP stack.  
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* PHP 5.5.0beta2 is released (Mar 28th)
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* PHP 5.5.0beta3 is released (Apr 11th)
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* PHP 5.5.0beta4 is released (Apr 25th)
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* PHP 5.5.0RC1 is released (May 9th)
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* PHP 5.5.0RC2 is released (May 23th)
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* PHP 5.5.0RC3 is released (June 6th)
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* '''PHP 5.5.0 Finale''' is released (June 20th)
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Finale version (Q1/2013) should be available before fedora 19 (Q2/2013).
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* Roadmap is delayed by a month, because of ZendOptimizerPlus code to be merged with php core.
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Planed packaging changes
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Build more '''extensions''' shared for flexibility
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* in php-common: bz2, calendar, ctype, exif, ftp, gettext, iconv, sockets and tokenizer
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* moved in php-gmp: gmp
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* moved in php-process: shmop
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* moved in php-xml: xml and simplexml
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Drop '''libmysqlclient''' driver and only provide '''mysqlnd''' driver (this doesn't change mysql/mysqli extensions which can use both)
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Drop '''json''' non-free extension ('''php-pecl-jsonc''' provides an alternative)
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Add '''opcache''' extension (ZendOptimizer+, official upstream opcode cache) and remove opcode feature from APC (only kept for user data cache)
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Activate dtrace/systemtap <sys/sdt.h> markers
  
 
== Benefit to Fedora ==
 
== Benefit to Fedora ==
 
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Provides the latest PHP version.
  
 
== Scope ==
 
== Scope ==
 
<!-- What work do the developers have to accomplish to complete the feature in time for release?  Is it a large change affecting many parts of the distribution or is it a very isolated change? What are those changes?-->
 
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* Mass rebuild of all packages which requires php ABI, some will requires update or patch
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* Test of web applications
  
 
== How To Test ==
 
== How To Test ==
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* test PHP web applications available in the repository
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== User Experience ==
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Web developer will get the latest upstream PHP version
  
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== Dependencies ==
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From repoquery --whatrequires 'php(zend-abi)'
  
A good "how to test" should answer these four questions:
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Rebuild done:
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* php-5.5.0-0.1.beta1.fc19
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* graphviz-2.30.1-3.fc19
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* ice-3.5-0.4.b.fc19 (ice-php)
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* libdigidocpp-0.3.0-18.fc19 (php-digidoc)
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* libkolab-0.4.2-1.fc20 (php-kolab)
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* libkolabxml-0.8.3-2.fc19 (php-kolabformat)
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* libpuzzle-0.11-17.fc19 (php-libpuzzle)
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* maniadrive-1.2-54.fc19
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* php-facedetect-1.0.1-9.fc19
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* php-idn-1.2c-8.fc19
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* php-libvirt-0.4.5-4.fc19
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* php-magickwand-1.0.9-6.fc19
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* php-pecl-amqp-1.0.9-4.fc19
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* php-pecl-apc-3.1.15-0.2.svn329724.fc19
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* php-pecl-cairo-0.3.2-3.fc19
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* php-pecl-gearman-1.1.1-1.fc19
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* php-pecl-geoip-1.0.8-5.fc19
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* php-pecl-gmagick-1.1.0-0.8.RC2.fc19
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* php-pecl-http-2.0.0-0.16.beta4.fc19
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* php-pecl-igbinary-1.1.2-0.5.git3b8ab7e.fc19
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* php-pecl-imagick-3.1.0-0.6.RC2.fc19
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* php-pecl-lzf-1.6.2-4.fc19
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* php-pecl-mailparse-2.1.6-4.fc19
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* php-pecl-memcache-3.0.7-7.fc19
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* php-pecl-memcached-2.1.0-7.fc19
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* php-pecl-mongo-1.3.5-1.fc19
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* php-pecl-mysqlnd-ms-1.4.2-3.fc19
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* php-pecl-mysqlnd-qc-1.2.0-2.fc19
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* php-pecl-ncurses-1.0.2-4.fc19
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* php-pecl-oauth-1.2.3-3.fc19
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* php-pecl-parsekit-1.3.0-3.fc19
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* php-pecl-radius-1.2.5-16.fc19
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* php-pecl-rrd-1.1.0-3.fc19
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* php-pecl-runkit-1.0.4-0.3.GIT8c73eaf.fc19
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* php-pecl-selinux-0.3.1-11.fc19
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* php-pecl-solr-1.0.2-6.fc19
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* php-pecl-sphinx-1.2.0-1.fc19
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* php-pecl-ssh2-0.12-1.fc19
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* php-pecl-uuid-1.0.3-5.fc19
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* php-pecl-xdebug-2.2.2-0.1.gitb1ce1e3.fc19
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* php-pecl-xhprof-0.9.2-10.gitb8c76ac5ab.fc19
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* php-pecl-yaml-1.1.0-4.fc19
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* php-redis-2.2.2-7.git6f7087f.fc19
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* php-shout-0.9.2-14.fc19
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* php-xcache-3.1.0-0.1.svn1234.fc19
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* php-zmq-0.6.0-10.20120613git516bd6f.fc19
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* redland-bindings-1.0.13-3.fc19 (php-redlands)
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* remctl-3.3-4.fc19
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* rrdtool-1.4.7-13
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* syck-0.70-1 (syck-php)
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* uuid-1.6.2-17.fc19
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* uwsgi-1.2.6-10 (uwsgi-plugin-php)
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* zorba-2.8.0-4.fc19
  
0. What special hardware / data / etc. is needed (if any)?
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Not rebuild yet:
1. How do I prepare my system to test this feature? What packages
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* mapserver (php-mapserver): FTBFS
need to be installed, config files edited, etc.?
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* zarafa (php-mapi): FTBFS, broken dep in BR
2. What specific actions do I perform to check that the feature is
 
working like it's supposed to?
 
3. What are the expected results of those actions?
 
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== User Experience ==
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== Contingency Plan ==
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Work in a dedicated build target. Merge only when all is ok.
  
== Dependencies ==
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There is some risk that finale version not released at f19 time, but in case, we'll ship a RC.
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== Contingency Plan ==
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Compatibility with previous PHP 5.4 is rather good.
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== Documentation ==
 
== Documentation ==
 
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* upstream [http://git.php.net/?p=php-src.git;a=blob_plain;f=NEWS;hb=refs/heads/PHP-5.5 NEWS]
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* upstream [http://git.php.net/?p=php-src.git;a=blob_plain;f=UPGRADING;hb=refs/heads/PHP-5.5 UPGRADING] for web applications developer
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* upstream [http://git.php.net/?p=php-src.git;a=blob_plain;f=UPGRADING.INTERNALS;hb=refs/heads/PHP-5.5 UPGRADING.INTERNALS] for extension developer
  
 
== Release Notes ==
 
== Release Notes ==
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Fedora 19 includes version 5.5.0 of PHP. This includes a number of significant new features, including support for [http://www.php.net/generators Generators], new '''Zend OPcache''' extension as well as a number of performance enhancements. For complete details see [http://www.php.net/manual/en/migration55.php Migrating from PHP 5.4.x to PHP 5.5.x].
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* See [[Talk:Features/Php55]]   
  
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For discussion, please join the [https://admin.fedoraproject.org/mailman/listinfo/php-devel php devel ML]
  
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Latest revision as of 07:20, 20 June 2013


PHP 5.5

Summary

To provide the latest PHP stack.

Owner

  • Name: Remi Collet
  • Email: remi AT SPAMFREE fedoraproject DOT org

Current status

  • Targeted release: Fedora 19
  • Last updated: 2013-05-09
  • Percentage of completion: 100%
  • 2013-02-21 beta1 released, upstream feature freeze.
  • 2013-02-22 Rebuild done in rawhide
  • 2013-02-23 Rebuild done in Fedora 19

Detailed Description

  • PHP 5.5.0beta1 is released (Mar 21th) FEATURE FREEZE
  • PHP 5.5.0beta2 is released (Mar 28th)
  • PHP 5.5.0beta3 is released (Apr 11th)
  • PHP 5.5.0beta4 is released (Apr 25th)
  • PHP 5.5.0RC1 is released (May 9th)
  • PHP 5.5.0RC2 is released (May 23th)
  • PHP 5.5.0RC3 is released (June 6th)
  • PHP 5.5.0 Finale is released (June 20th)

Finale version (Q1/2013) should be available before fedora 19 (Q2/2013).

  • Roadmap is delayed by a month, because of ZendOptimizerPlus code to be merged with php core.

Planed packaging changes

Build more extensions shared for flexibility

  • in php-common: bz2, calendar, ctype, exif, ftp, gettext, iconv, sockets and tokenizer
  • moved in php-gmp: gmp
  • moved in php-process: shmop
  • moved in php-xml: xml and simplexml

Drop libmysqlclient driver and only provide mysqlnd driver (this doesn't change mysql/mysqli extensions which can use both)

Drop json non-free extension (php-pecl-jsonc provides an alternative)

Add opcache extension (ZendOptimizer+, official upstream opcode cache) and remove opcode feature from APC (only kept for user data cache)

Activate dtrace/systemtap <sys/sdt.h> markers

Benefit to Fedora

Provides the latest PHP version.

Scope

  • Mass rebuild of all packages which requires php ABI, some will requires update or patch
  • Test of web applications

How To Test

  • test PHP web applications available in the repository

User Experience

Web developer will get the latest upstream PHP version

Dependencies

From repoquery --whatrequires 'php(zend-abi)'

Rebuild done:

  • php-5.5.0-0.1.beta1.fc19
  • graphviz-2.30.1-3.fc19
  • ice-3.5-0.4.b.fc19 (ice-php)
  • libdigidocpp-0.3.0-18.fc19 (php-digidoc)
  • libkolab-0.4.2-1.fc20 (php-kolab)
  • libkolabxml-0.8.3-2.fc19 (php-kolabformat)
  • libpuzzle-0.11-17.fc19 (php-libpuzzle)
  • maniadrive-1.2-54.fc19
  • php-facedetect-1.0.1-9.fc19
  • php-idn-1.2c-8.fc19
  • php-libvirt-0.4.5-4.fc19
  • php-magickwand-1.0.9-6.fc19
  • php-pecl-amqp-1.0.9-4.fc19
  • php-pecl-apc-3.1.15-0.2.svn329724.fc19
  • php-pecl-cairo-0.3.2-3.fc19
  • php-pecl-gearman-1.1.1-1.fc19
  • php-pecl-geoip-1.0.8-5.fc19
  • php-pecl-gmagick-1.1.0-0.8.RC2.fc19
  • php-pecl-http-2.0.0-0.16.beta4.fc19
  • php-pecl-igbinary-1.1.2-0.5.git3b8ab7e.fc19
  • php-pecl-imagick-3.1.0-0.6.RC2.fc19
  • php-pecl-lzf-1.6.2-4.fc19
  • php-pecl-mailparse-2.1.6-4.fc19
  • php-pecl-memcache-3.0.7-7.fc19
  • php-pecl-memcached-2.1.0-7.fc19
  • php-pecl-mongo-1.3.5-1.fc19
  • php-pecl-mysqlnd-ms-1.4.2-3.fc19
  • php-pecl-mysqlnd-qc-1.2.0-2.fc19
  • php-pecl-ncurses-1.0.2-4.fc19
  • php-pecl-oauth-1.2.3-3.fc19
  • php-pecl-parsekit-1.3.0-3.fc19
  • php-pecl-radius-1.2.5-16.fc19
  • php-pecl-rrd-1.1.0-3.fc19
  • php-pecl-runkit-1.0.4-0.3.GIT8c73eaf.fc19
  • php-pecl-selinux-0.3.1-11.fc19
  • php-pecl-solr-1.0.2-6.fc19
  • php-pecl-sphinx-1.2.0-1.fc19
  • php-pecl-ssh2-0.12-1.fc19
  • php-pecl-uuid-1.0.3-5.fc19
  • php-pecl-xdebug-2.2.2-0.1.gitb1ce1e3.fc19
  • php-pecl-xhprof-0.9.2-10.gitb8c76ac5ab.fc19
  • php-pecl-yaml-1.1.0-4.fc19
  • php-redis-2.2.2-7.git6f7087f.fc19
  • php-shout-0.9.2-14.fc19
  • php-xcache-3.1.0-0.1.svn1234.fc19
  • php-zmq-0.6.0-10.20120613git516bd6f.fc19
  • redland-bindings-1.0.13-3.fc19 (php-redlands)
  • remctl-3.3-4.fc19
  • rrdtool-1.4.7-13
  • syck-0.70-1 (syck-php)
  • uuid-1.6.2-17.fc19
  • uwsgi-1.2.6-10 (uwsgi-plugin-php)
  • zorba-2.8.0-4.fc19

Not rebuild yet:

  • mapserver (php-mapserver): FTBFS
  • zarafa (php-mapi): FTBFS, broken dep in BR

Contingency Plan

Work in a dedicated build target. Merge only when all is ok.

There is some risk that finale version not released at f19 time, but in case, we'll ship a RC.

Compatibility with previous PHP 5.4 is rather good.

Documentation

Release Notes

Fedora 19 includes version 5.5.0 of PHP. This includes a number of significant new features, including support for Generators, new Zend OPcache extension as well as a number of performance enhancements. For complete details see Migrating from PHP 5.4.x to PHP 5.5.x.

Comments and Discussion

For discussion, please join the php devel ML