Re: [PHP-DEV] Re: Deprecate PHP's short open tags, again

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August 14, 2019 09:05 rowan.collins@gmail.com (Rowan Collins)
On 14/08/2019 09:39, Peter Kokot wrote:
> Code is like a garden. If there are unwanted weeds and nobody cleans > them up, the flowers don't shine and grow as they should. Cleaning of > the weeds is just as important as new features. A bit less but > important.
It's a pretty analogy, but I don't think it works. The things that make weeds a problem are that they take up space, they take up nutrients, and they spread. I don't think short open tags does any of those things. Regards, -- Rowan Collins [IMSoP]