[development] Go PHP 5, Go!

Dries Buytaert dries.buytaert at gmail.com
Thu Jun 21 02:41:50 UTC 2007

On 19 Jun 2007, at 12:19, Robert Douglass wrote:
> This is not the time to be timid. We as developers know deep in our  
> hearts that PHP5 is the best thing for Drupal. The amazing  
> resonance that Larry and I have been receiving from the developers  
> on other projects shows that we're not alone in thinking this.

I'm playing devil's advocate to make sure that we're all on the same  
page, and that we understand the consequences of this bet.  We're  
putting a lot at risk here.

Mark my words: a PHP5-only Drupal 7 will leave many, many Drupal  
users behind.

Dries Buytaert  ::  http://www.buytaert.net/

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