The PHP 5.6 Shift upgrades your PHP code to be compatible with PHP 5.6.
A PHP codebase compatible with PHP 5.5.
Why upgrade to PHP 5.6?
PHP 5.6 is the final version of the PHP 5 release and will receive active support until the end of 2016. As such PHP 5.6 is a last stop before upgrading to PHP 7.
PHP 5.6 Upgrade
The PHP 5.6 Shift upgrades your code to PHP 5.6, including:
- Translating changed and deprecated functions
- Warning about backward incompatibilities
- Detecting removed INI directives
- Normalizing syntax to the latest conventions