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March 30th, 2015

016: Contributing To PHP 7

You don't need to be a C programmer in order to contribute to PHP internals. We'll be discussing how you can get involved with PHP internals, the GoPHP7-ext project and how you can help get PHP 7 ready for release.


Contributing To PHP 7 With The GoPHP7-ext Project Show Summary

The show notes for this episode have yet to be written, but you can help!

Send a pull request to the show-notes repo with the show notes for this episode in a markdown file named, and I'll give you a personal shout-out in the next live episode. I'll also give you credit right here on the website.

If you need a little help with sending a pull request, learn how to contribute to open source on GitHub.

Developer Shout-Out

Thank you, Anthony Ferrara for your efforts in helping people get involved with PHP internals. A $50 Amazon gift card from Laracasts is on its way to you.

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