[horde] horde/http: Who uses Pecl\Http (1, 2, x) as a backend?

Jan Schneider jan at horde.org
Wed Jul 21 21:19:25 UTC 2021

Zitat von Ralf Lang <lang at b1-systems.de>:

> Hi,
> Am 11.07.21 um 19:17 schrieb Ralf Lang:
>> Hi, I am currently giving the Horde_Http some update work [1] for H6.
>> One area where I am not so sure what to do is the support for two  
>> drivers Pecl_Http and Pecl_Http2
>> I consulted PECL and found they are currently offering 4.x releases  
>> for PHP 8, but 3.x for PHP7 has at least one update in 2021. Last  
>> Release for 2.x was back in 2016 and 1.x last saw an update in 2013.
>> Is anybody actively using Pecl\Http and can tell me if porting  
>> either of the existing Horde_Http backends for that extension makes  
>> sense? A first look into the documentation suggests the classes  
>> exposed by the extension may be compatible with Horde's http2  
>> driver.[2]
>> [1] https://www.ralf-lang.de/2021/07/11/hordes-http-component-goes-psr/
>> [2] https://mdref.m6w6.name/http/Client/Request
> I had one feedback of a user running the 3.x extension with PHP 7.x.  
> Went to me directly so I won't disclose the original mail.
> This would make the case for the PeclHttp2 backend to be ported as  
> it still seems to be compatible.
> As I understand it, the unnamespaced peclhttp (1) backend would not  
> make sense to support for a future horde release.


Jan Schneider
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