No major user-visible changes were made for this release, but all the problems people had with configuring IIS and Apache should have gone away with this release. I’ve made some changes to the builder so that it supports an installer for PHP 6, which should appear on snaps.php.net soon.
To correct a bunch of bugs found with configuring Apache and IIS, I’ve made an “unofficial” re-release of the installer for 5.2.2.
Just wanted to say thanks to Edin for getting the installer building alongside the normal snapshot builds.
I’ve reworked the code to configure IIS and Apache to use CustomActions that are included directly in the MSI itself instead of running the installed scripts apacheconfig.php and IISConfig.exe; the big advantage is that I can access installer features and properties directly and now can add uninstaller actions to remove the web server configurations.
Things that are new to the installer for PHP 5.2.1: