"LP: What are the major features of PHP5 about which
you're excited? What about MySQL?
"Wandschneider: The object oriented features in
PHP 5 are a very welcome addition to the language. I've found that
it massively helps design of application and encourages clean
organization of your code. The strict syntax checking has also
proved helpful to avoid undefined variable errors, as well as
numerous other little coding issues that have been hiding in my
code. Add to that the new MySQLi (Improved MySQL) extension, and
I've found programming PHP 5 to be a true joy..."