News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Tibo Beijen's Blog:
Explicit PHP6?
June 12, 2009 @ 10:27:26

Tibo Beijen takes his own look at some of what PHP6 will have to offer and talks a bit about how it would have helped him in a current project:

I'm currently working on [a project] where I've been experimenting with 'domain objects' having 'scalar' or 'value' objects as properties (more on that later).

The talks specifically about two of the upcoming features - type hinting and the __cast magic method that allows you to correctly cast a variable into a different type. He illustrates with some code that handles and manipulates user data and handles exceptions on an incorrect type cast.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
typehint cast php6


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Chris Hartjes' Blog: Where Are The Good Development Tools For PHP?

Community News: Namespace Code Checked In

PHPClasses.org: Lately in PHP Podcast #48 - To TDD or Not TDD?

Andrei Zmievski's Blog: My name is not really Andrei (Transliteration)

LivePipe Blog: What PHP6 Actually Needs


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


introduction language library symfony tool framework release series podcast laravel opinion list version voicesoftheelephpant conference composer community artisanfiles interview security

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework