Overview of Seagull 1.x

Seagull 1.x Design Goals

The following are the goals for the 1.0 version of Seagull

  • BC with the 0.6 bugfix branch
  • PHP5 only
  • improved unit test coverage, PHPUnit only
  • utf-8 file encoding only
  • updated version of the required PEAR libraries, only essential libs bundled in core
  • only MySQL supported by default
  • only Flexy template engine supported
  • support for PEAR’s Translation2 (database-based translation, SGL_Translation) removed
  • your existing modules will work, default modules are updated to take advantage of PHP5 only