Re: [PHP-DEV] RFC: Server-Side Request and Response Objects (v2)

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February 12, 2020 22:09 ("Paul M. Jones")
Hi Albert,

> On Feb 11, 2020, at 11:22, Albert Casademont <> wrote: > >> Am 11.02.20 um 13:42 schrieb Albert Casademont: >> >>> This is very interesting, thanks! >>> >>> Would it make sense to also add an INI setting to disable superglobals >>> and response functions? >> >> no because changing basic language behavior that way is not helpful for >> code meant to run everywhere and not stop working just because tomorrow >> someone changed a random ini setting > > That could be said for all INI settings: yes they can break things if you > touch them without knowing what they do. > > I think it might make sense to be able to disable superglobals and response > functions if your codebase is committed to using the new classes, much like > the old "register_globals" did. Why pollute the global namespace if you > don't need them?
I share Harald's opinion here. I think a .ini setting to disable superglobals and the response-related functions is out-of-scope for this RFC. -- Paul M. Jones Modernizing Legacy Applications in PHP Solving the N+1 Problem in PHP