This week, development activity focused on Form component, with lots of fixes and tweaks. Meanwhile, an intense debate about Symfony 2.1 release started on the mailing list. In addition, the full schedule for Symfony Live Paris 2012 was announced.

Development mailing list

Symfony2 development highlights

Master branch:

  • f7200e4: [Form] added guessPattern method to FormTypeGuesserInterface
  • d9e142b: [Form] restored and deprecated guessMinLength() method in FormTypeGuesser
  • 4171305: [Console] use proc_open instead of exec to suppress errors when run on Windows and stty is not present
  • 1c03a16: [Process] fixed ProcessFailedException not populating exception message due to a missing sprintf parameter
  • 6756f28: [Session] fixed Backward Compatibility issue with getFlashes()
  • 3551b29, b180c01: [WebProfiler] added phpinfo information
  • eb75ab1: [Form] fixed results of the FieldType+FormType merge
  • c623fcf: [Form] fixed CSRF protection did not run if token was missing
  • 649752c: [Form] fixed CSRF token was not displayed on empty complex forms
  • 167e64f: [Form] fixed field attributes are not rendered in the label anymore
  • d3bb4d0: [Form] renamed option 'primitive' to 'single_control'
  • 246c885: [Form] fixed default value of 'error_bubbling' is now determined by the 'single_control' option

2.0.x branch:

Repository summary: 4,543 watchers (#1 in PHP, #30 overall) and 1175 forks (#1 in PHP, #12 overall).

Updated plugins

  • apostrophe:
    • added app_a_dateFormat option to specify a date format to be passed to the date() function
    • new thumbnailOnly option to video slots renders the thumbnail with the requested dimensions, instead of the actual video
    • added autoplay option for video slots
  • apostropheBlog:
    • added app_aBlog_addThisInExcerpts option, which defaults to true, determines whether we really want addThis in excerpts (blog index pages)
    • refactored so that you can more easily override the default number of pages per blog post to something other than a constant number in app.yml

They talked about us