Early Access Program

PhpStorm 2018.2.5 EAP 182.4892.10

It’s a start of Early Access Program for PhpStorm 2018.2.5, a minor update for the PhpStorm 2018.2. A fresh build 182.4892.10 is available here, in JetBrains Toolbox App or, if you have PhpStorm 2018.2 installed and “Early Access Program” channel selected in Settings->System Settings->Updates, you should soon get a notification in the IDE about a patch update.

This build delivers flexible heredoc/nowdoc syntax support for PHP 7.3, bug fixes, and takes on the latest updates in IntelliJ Platform.

Flexible Heredoc and Nowdoc Syntax Support

Before PHP 7.3, the Heredoc and Nowdoc strings syntax was quite restrictive and ugly. Fortunately, in the upcoming interpreter update, the syntax will be significantly improved. You’ll get the ability to indent the closing marker as you wish, and this indentation will dictate the amount of whitespace to strip from each line within the heredoc/nowdoc. PhpStorm 2018.2 now supports this upcoming neat syntax:


See the full list of bug-fixes and improvements in the release notes.

Download PhpStorm 2018.2.5 EAP build 182.4892.10 for your platform:

Or click “Update” in your JetBrains Toolbox App.
Please report any bugs and feature request to our Issue Tracker.

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