PHP

5.5.1

Released on 18 Jul 2013
Project description.
PHP is a popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
PHP 5.5.1 Changelog
  • Core:
    • Fixed bug #65254 (Exception not catchable when exception thrown in autoload with a namespace).
    • Fixed bug #65088 (Generated configure script is malformed on OpenBSD).
    • Fixed bug #65108 (is_callable() triggers Fatal Error).
    • Fixed bug #65035 (yield / exit segfault).
    • Fixed bug #65161 (Generator + autoload + syntax error = segfault).
    • Fixed bug #65226 (chroot() does not get enabled).
    • hex2bin() raises E_WARNING for invalid hex string.
  • OPcache:
    • Fixed bug #64827 (Segfault in zval_mark_grey (zend_gc.c)).
    • OPcache is now compatible with LiteSpeed SAPI.
  • CGI:
    • Fixed bug #65143 (Missing php-cgi man page).
  • CLI server:
    • Fixed bug #65066 (Cli server not responsive when responding with 422 http status code).
  • DateTime:
    • Fixed bug #65184 (strftime() returns insufficient-length string under multibyte locales).
  • GD:
    • Fixed bug #65070 (bgcolor does not use the same format as the input image with imagerotate).
    • Fixed bug #65060 (imagecreatefrom... crashes with user streams).
    • Fixed bug #65084 (imagecreatefromjpeg fails with URL).
    • Fix gdImageCreateFromWebpCtx and use same logic to load WebP image that other formats.
  • Intl:
    • Add IntlCalendar::setMinimalDaysInFirstWeek()/intlcal_set_minimal_days_in_first_week().
    • Fixed trailing space in name of constant IntlCalendar::FIELD_FIELD_COUNT.
    • Fixed bug #62759 (Buggy grapheme_substr() on edge case).
    • Fixed bug #61860 (Offsets may be wrong for grapheme_stri* functions).
  • OCI8:
    • Bump PECL package info version check to allow PECL installs with PHP 5.5+.
  • PDO:
    • Allowed PDO_OCI to compile with Oracle Database 12c client libraries.
  • Pgsql:
    • pg_unescape_bytea() raises E_WARNING for invalid inputs.
  • Phar:
    • Fixed bug #65142 (Missing phar man page).
  • Session:
    • Added optional create_sid() argument to session_set_save_handler(), SessionHandler and new SessionIdInterface.
  • Sockets:
    • #63472Setting SO_BINDTODEVICE with socket_set_option.
    • Allowed specifying paths in the abstract namespace for the functions socket_bind(), socket_connect() and socket_sendmsg().
    • Fixed bug #65260sendmsg() ancillary data construction for SCM_RIGHTS is faulty.
  • SPL:
    • Fixed bug #65136RecursiveDirectoryIterator segfault.
    • Fixed bug #61828Memleak when calling Directory(Recursive)Iterator/Spl(Temp)FileObject ctor twice.
  • CGI/FastCGI SAPI:
    • Added PHP_FCGI_BACKLOG, overrides the default listen backlog.