PHP 5.6


Many thanks to @Floren from

I'm now running PHP 5.6 on my production server using this Axivo rpms

PHP Development Team announced today the immediate availability of PHP 5.6.0. This version comes with new features, some backward incompatible changes and many improvements.

The main features of PHP 5.6.0 include:

[root@host php.d]# php -v
PHP 5.6.0 (cli) (built: Aug 28 2014 18:07:45)
Copyright (c) 1997-2014 The PHP Group
Zend Engine v2.6.0, Copyright (c) 1998-2014 Zend Technologies
    with Zend OPcache v7.0.4-dev, Copyright (c) 1999-2014, by Zend Technologies
Last edited: