Let’s make PHP more abstract


Let’s make PHP more abstract abstract is a conception keyword. It is decided during the conception phase that some classes and some methods uses the abstract keyword. Later, that keyword might disappear as needed, yet abstract never appears sponteanously. Nobody decides abstraction late in the coding phase. That seems to be a lack of practise […]

Final, abstract and other family classes

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Final, abstract and other cousins Counting classes in an application How many classes are there in a PHP application? A simple count based on the class keyword gives a quick answer. Modern PHP application range from a dozen of units to a dozen of thousands. Yet, each class keyword doesn’t produce a concrete class. Inheritance […]