News Feed
Sections




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

SitePoint PHP Blog:
Are PHP Namespaces Really So Bad?
August 13, 2009 @ 09:29:14

In this new post to the SitePoint PHP blog, Craig Buckler asks a question about one of the newest features of PHP, namespaces - are they really so bad?

PHP developers have been demanding namespaces for some time. As PHP applications have grown larger and more complex, namespaces have become essential to prevent code clashes. [...] Unlike C# and Java, PHP has to retain compatibility with non-namespaced code. That has been achieved and you can choose whether to use namespaces or not.

He includes an example of the method that was previously considered (the double-colon) and the final spec using the slashes.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
namespace example use


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

CatsWhoCode.com: 15 PHP regular expressions for web developers

JellyandCustard.com: Using DirectoryIterator to List Files in PHP

Ivo Jansch\'s Blog: What php search engine would you use?

Ligaya Turmelle's Blog: Streams Gem

GNUCitizen.org: Reviewing Practical PHP Exploitation Techniques


Community Events





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


interview language framework unittest zendserver api laravel package tips symfony update library podcast release introduction install community series opinion deployment

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