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Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of Ticket #33381, comment 39


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08/17/2015 02:20:24 PM (4 years ago)
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  • Ticket #33381, comment 39

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    99> There's nothing in PHP 5.3 or later that's particularly useful in WordPress Core, so it's not like we need to force an upgrade for a language feature.
    10 That's because WordPress Core is a mature platform. You've already coded everything with (sometimes obscure) antiquated patterns necessitated by the constructs of older PHP. Not upgrading leaves no room for modern development, and is a huge disservice to plugin and theme developers.
     10That's because WordPress Core is a mature platform. You've already coded everything with antiquated patterns necessitated by the constructs of older PHP. Not upgrading leaves no room for modern development, and is a huge disservice to plugin and theme developers.
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    12 Your aversion to coming up with a creative solution is very disappointing.
     12Your aversion to coming up with a creative solution is very disappointing. While those discussing here might not have all the information, there are some good ideas here. Maybe you could address those instead of leaving us in the dark again.