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PHP.Watch

A source for PHP News, upcoming changes to the language core and extensions, and articles.

  • By Ayesh Karunaratne
  • Roughly eight posts per year
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Posts per year

Data for this chart is available in the table below
Posts per year
Year starting Posts
2021 5
2022 10
2023 9
2024 0

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

AEGIS Encryption with PHP Sodium Extension
The Sodium extension in PHP 8.4 now supports `AEGIS-128L` and `AEGIS256` Authenticated Encryption ciphers. They are significantly faster than `AES-GCM` and `CHACHA20-POLY1305`. This article benchmarks them and explains how to securely encrypt and decrypt data …
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How to Install/Upgrade PHP 8.3 on MacOS with Homebrew
Install PHP 8.3 and PHP extensions on MacOS with Homebrew.
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How to install or upgrade to PHP 8.3 on Fedora, RHEL, CentOS, and more
Beginners guide on how to install PHP 8.3 on Fedora, RHEL, CentOS, Alma Linux, Rocky Linux, and others.
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