Archives for October 2013

New in Symfony 2.4: A more powerful image validator

Symfony 2.4 adds some useful options to the image validator.

Symfony 2.4.0-BETA2 released

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New in Symfony 2.4: Flushing stdout and stderr on a Process

Symfony 2.4 adds the possibility to flush stdout and stderr on a Process.

New in Symfony 2.4: Easier debugging of not-found resources

Symfony 2.4 adds the referer in the exception message when a resource is not found.

A week of symfony #356 (21->27 October 2013)

This week, the complete schedule of the Symfony Live Berlin 2013 conference was unveiled. Meanwhile, the community started integrating Symfony applications with the HHVM project and the first benchmarks showed very promising results.

A week of symfony #355 (14->20 October 2013)

This week, the Symfony Content Management Framework project released its first stable version. In addition, a new discussion was initiated about how to dynamically load code in Symfony2. This feature would allow to install/download bundles in Symfony2 applications and enable them automatically.

New in Symfony 2.4: Using Constants for HTTP Status Code

Symfony 2.4 adds HTTP Status Codes in the Response class.

New in Symfony 2.4: Disabling internal Validation of DomCrawler ChoiceFormFields

Symfony 2.4 allows you to test invalid choice form fields with DomCrawler.

New in Symfony 2.4: Dumping the default Configuration for an Extension

The config:dump-reference command now supports XML as an output format.

The Symfony CMF released its first stable version

The Symfony Content Management Framework has released its first stable version.

New in Symfony 2.4: Better Console Integration with third-party Tools

Symfony 2.4 can generate XML and JSON outputs for some debug commands.

A week of symfony #354 (7->13 October 2013)

This week, four Symfony2 security releases were published to address a potential DOS attack related to the security component. In addition, the first beta of Symfony 2.4.0 was released, containing more than 1,000 new commits and a lot of great new features, while maintaining backwards compatibility with Symfony 2.3.

Symfony Live Berlin 2013

Symfony Live Berlin 2013

Security releases (CVE-2013-5958): Symfony 2.0.25, 2.1.13, 2.2.9, and 2.3.6 released

Symfony 2.0.25, 2.1.13, 2.2.9, and 2.3.6 have just been released; they contain a security fix for the Security component (CVE-2013-5958).

New in Symfony 2.4: Namespaces auto-discovery in DowCrawler

Symfony 2.4 improves filtering XML documents with the new DomCrawler auto-discovering of namespaces.

New in Symfony 2.4: A better Callback constraint

Symfony 2.4 comes with a better callback constraint.

New in Symfony 2.4: Console improvements

Symfony 2.4 comes with many nice improvements for the Console component.

Symfony 2.4.0 Beta 1 released

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A week of symfony #353 (30 September -> 6 October 2013)

This week, the development phase of Symfony 2.4 finished with a ton of new features committed to the Symfony repository, such as a way to override the Request class, the routing/container descriptors, the refactor of the sessions to avoid writing the session at each request and the possibility to register Commands via the DIC. In addition, it was announced that the Symfony Certification exam can now be taken in nearly 4,000 test centers across the world.

Symfony Website Updates

Lately, we've been busy improving the Symfony website.