As excited as I was to see the performance benchmarks for PHP 5.3.0
I am glad I resisted temptation and waited a little bit longer.
PHP 5.3.1 is right around the corner, here’s the forthcoming RC1 announcement for August 13th (next Thursday) http://news.php.net/php.internals/45230
(and note “a final release by the end of August”)
and here is an evergrowing list of fixes that will be included:
Now I just need to make sure eaccelerator is up to speed on 5.3