Subject: Re: PHPv4 EoL
To: Geert Hendrickx , OBATA Akio <email@example.com>
From: Adrian Portelli <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/05/2007 11:51:29
Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 05, 2007 at 10:24:52AM +0900, OBATA Akio wrote:
>> Do you plan on removing PHP4 from pkgsrc before 2008Q1 branch or not?
> We should mark it "eol" in pkg-vulnerabilities first.
That will be done regardless on 2007-12-31.
By the looks of it there are only a handful of packages that are marked
as PHP4 only:
A number of these would go if the php4 package does anyway (e.g.
php4-domxml, php4-xslt and php4-apc). There are also other initiatives
to get people to migrate to PHP5 as well:
This project is suggesting a deadline of 5th Feb 2008 and getting
developers of PHP based applications to sign up to it.