Give thanks! For PHP 8.0.0 is here… released just 40 minutes ago, today, Thanksgiving Day.
There will be breaking changes.
Edited highlights for PHP 8.0 are as follows:
- Union Types
- Named Arguments
- Match Expressions
- Constructor Property Promotion
- Nullsafe Operator
- Weak Maps
- Just In Time (JIT) Compilation
When you get your code updated, PHP 8 will be the fastest and most secure option.
Fill your boots.