The Phalcon Team is happy to announce the release of v4.0.0 Alpha 4! Github Tag. We also made a mistake yesterday in our hangout, PSR-7/PSR-17 related components were not released with alpha.3; the PR was actually merged after that release. Therefore we are releasing alpha.4 today!
As always, we cannot thank your community enough! As mentioned in yesterday’s hangout, our community rocks! We have more and more people joining our Discord server, contributors are helping with minor and major issues on all repositories. Our community is the drive that makes Phalcon better with every release.
We are releasing the fourth alpha version today, a lot of additions as well as bug fixes. You can see our project here
The biggest addition in this release is the PSR-7/PSR-17 compatible components under the
Most likely, this will be the last alpha release, but it will depend primarily on the progress of the PSR-16 (Cache) implementation.
Phalcon\Http\Message\*namespace implementing PSR-7 and PSR-17. Introducing:
Phalcon\Http\Message\Stream\TempThe implementation offers PSR-7/PSR-17 compatible components in a different namespace to allow usage of both
Responseimplementations for this version. #11789
Phalcon\Helper\*namespace, offering easy manipulations for arrays, numbers etc..
Phalcon\Collection, an object implementing
Serializable, offering an easy way to handle collections of data such as arrays, superglobals etc. #13886
Phalcon\Http\Message\ServerRequestto handle the headers #13907
setImageAlpha()fills the alpha channel with black before execution (replaced by
evaluateImage()). Improved imagick compatibility. #13911
- Fixed Assets Manager hard reference to \Phalcon\Tag, should use DI #12261
Phalcon\Registryto use the
Phalcon\Session\Bagto use the
- Refactored almost all files of the project to abide by the new coding standard for Phalcon. Certain files have been intentionally left untouched because they will be relaced later on. #13915
The packages in packagecloud.io are being updated (at the time of this post) and will be ready soon. You will need to use the
mainline repository to install v4.0.0-alpha4. You can also download the zip file, as well as DLLs for Windows, from our release page here.
You can also clone the repository and checkout the tag, and then run
zephir fullclean zephir build
to install the new extension. Detailed installation instructions can be found in our documentation page.
Once again a huge thank you to all of our contributors! You guys have helped us a lot. You can help us even more by installing this version and testing it. If you find bugs, please report them in our Github Issues page. Alternatively you can always join us in our Discord server or our Forum.
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