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Difference Between Php 6 And Php 5.X


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#1 hassan

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Posted 17 July 2012 - 9:02 AM

Hi

Ive started learning PHP 5.x and recently started seeing PHP 6 on most books what is the difference? is there a major change? am I better learning PHP 5.x or simply learning PHP 6?
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#2 Larry

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Posted 17 July 2012 - 12:47 PM

That's a tricky subject. Actually, PHP 6 started appearing in books and in book titles maybe four years ago, including mine. Second, PHP 6 disappeared. The PHP developers ran into too many hurdles in creating PHP 6 and eventually abandoned it. Most of the features they had been working on have since been added to PHP 5.x. But, right now, PHP 6 does not exist. Learning PHP 5 is only option.
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