Phalcon v5.8.0 Released

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Phalcon v5.8.0 Released

We are happy to announce that Phalcon v5.8.0 has been released!

This release fixes memory leaks, several bugs and introduces events in Storage and Cache.

A huge thanks to our community for helping out with bug fixing and more importantly bug reporting!



  • Changed Phalcon\Mvc\Model, Phalcon\Support\Collection and Phalcon\Support\Registry to correctly implement \Serializable interface. #16591
  • Changed the Phalcon\Mvc\Router\Group::getHostname() to return null also. #16601
  • Changed Phalcon\Mvc\View\Engine\Volt\Compiler::compileSource to also return array #16608


  • Added events and Phalcon\Events\Manager for Phalcon\Storage\Adapter\Apcu, Phalcon\Storage\Adapter\Redis, Phalcon\Storage\Adapter\Memory, Phalcon\Storage\Adapter\Libmemcached, Phalcon\Storage\Adapter\Stream, Phalcon\Storage\Adapter\Weak, Phalcon\Cache\Adapter\Apcu, Phalcon\Cache\Adapter\Redis, Phalcon\Cache\Adapter\Memory, Phalcon\Cache\Adapter\Libmemcached, Phalcon\Cache\Adapter\Stream, Phalcon\Cache\Adapter\Weak Phalcon\Cache\AbstractCache. #16606


  • Fixed Phalcon\Support\Helper\PascalCase causing memory leak by anonymous function #16593
  • Fixed Phalcon\Mvc\Model\Query to rollback failed transactions and re-throw exception for data consistency #16604


Developers can upgrade using PECL

pecl install phalcon-5.8.0

To compile from source, follow our installation document

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