ZF to Laminas Migration

Two months ago, after making changes to one of my websites, I encountered this message after running composer update:

No developer likes nasty surprises … but in this case it was not entirely unexpected.  The announcement to move Zend Framework (ZF) to Laminas had been made many moons ago.  So … being faced with the new reality, I decided to bite the bullet and do the migration.  I won’t bore you with too many details, but it’s important to set the proper context in order to understand why you want to migrate your ZF apps to Laminas, so let’s climb into the Wayback Machine.  Mr. Peabody, if you will …

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