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Create your own framework on top of the Symfony Components

Today we're glad to add a new series of tutorials to the Symfony documentation called "How to create your own framework on top of the Symfony Components".

Symfony 2.3 achieves 100% HHVM compatibility

Symfony 2.3 has achieved 100% compatibility with HHVM, a new open-source virtual machine designed for executing programs written in Hack and PHP.

A week of symfony #443 (22-28 June 2015)

This week, Symfony 2.8 deprecated the scopes concept in preparation for its removal in Symfony 3. Meanwhile, Symfony Live London 2015 conference announced its full schedule and SymfonyCon Paris 2015 announced the end of its call for papers.

SymfonyCon Paris: Call for Papers ends in less than a week!

Call for Papers for SymfonyCon Paris 2015 ends on June 30th, it's time to submit your talk proposals.

Symfony Support: Stack Overflow as the Main Medium

As of today, Stack Overflow becomes the preferred and recommended way to ask support for Symfony.

A week of symfony #442 (15-21 June 2015)

This week Symfony project showed an impressive development activity. First, Symfony 2.6 gained PHP7's Throwable exceptions support and improved the output of VarDump for better readability. Second, Symfony 2.8 focused on the Form component, which added a new Range form type and added the prototype_data option to collection type. Lastly, the master branch kept removing deprecated features that won't be included in Symfony 3.

Meet the bundle: ControllerExtraBundle

ControllerExtraBundle is a bundle that provides lots of annotations to perform common controller tasks: @Form, @Paginator, @Entity, @ObjectManager, @Flush, @JsonResponse, @Log, @Get and @Post.

A week of symfony #441 (8-14 June 2015)

This week, Symfony 2.7.1 version was released. In addition to including lots of tweaks and fixes for the reported issues of Symfony 2.7.0, it features an important change related to deprecation notices. Those notices are now silenced by default because some developers found them too intrusive.

A month of Symfony Documentation #6 (May 2015)

It has been an amazing month for the documentation: The Symfony 2.7 release came with lots of new features which had to be documented and there was a very active documentation hack day on May 23rd.

Symfony 2.7.1 released

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