PHP 8 support
PHP 8 is available in Local for versions 5.9.7 and later.
Benjamin Turner: TY! Already found my first failure!
This has been released to Local Beta:
For more info about PHP 8 and what it means for Local and WordPress, take a look at this help doc:
Due to PHP 8 having considerable breaking changes and only being considered "Beta Compatible" with the larger WordPress ecosystem, we're only making it available to Local Beta users.
Ram Ratan Maurya: +1
Would be really helpful to have it in the next version. :)
Ram Ratan Maurya
With WordPress 5.6 close to release, it would be amazing to get hands on it soon 🙏
Chris J. Zähller
+1 and following this thread.
+1 from me too
Clay Griffiths: Is there anything we can do to help you in that process?
Hi all, we're actively working on adding PHP 8 as a native Lightning Service.
Thanks for the submission and votes, everyone!