PHP version 5.5.0 final !
Final version of new major PHP version is released. RPM are available in the remi-test repository for Fedora ≥ 17 and Enterprise Linux ≥ 5 (RHEL, CentOS...).
Important packaging changes
The new php-opcache packages provides the new official opcode cache.
dtrace/systemtap support is enabled.
More extensions are provided as shared modules (enabled by default when installed)
- in php-common : bz2, calendar, ctype, exif, ftp, gettext, iconv, sockets and tokenizer
- moved in the new php-gmp package: gmp
- moved in php-process : shmop
- moved in php-xml : xml et simplexml
Informations, read Good bye PHP 5.3 - Welcome to PHP 5.5
yum --enablerepo=remi-test,remi update php\*
This new version will stay a few weeks in remi-test repository for Fedora and a few months for Enterprise Linux before going to remi.