Archives for December 2014

Symfony 2014 Year in Review: Symfony Documentation

The second part of a series of blog posts reviewing the 2014 year for the Symfony project. In this post, we'll discuss the year for Symfony Documentation.

Symfony 2014 Year in Review: symfony.com website

The first part of a series of blog posts reviewing the 2014 year for the Symfony project. In this post, we'll discuss the year for symfony.com website.

A week of symfony #417 (22->28 December 2014)

This week, Symfony project fixed deprecation errors and made tests pass again on all the 2.x branches. In addition, more than 100 issues were fixed or closed in order to meet our bug hunting challenge.

New in Symfony 2.7: Serialization Groups

In Symfony 2.7, the Symfony Serializer component will introduce a new feature to serialize/deserialize different sets of object attributes.

A week of symfony #416 (15->21 December 2014)

This week, Symfony project finished testing minimal versions of Symfony requirements for all its components. In addition, the upcoming Symfony 2.7 version introduced its first feature: inherited security roles are now displayed in the web profiler.

The Sound of Symfony

The Sound of Symfony is the first podcast dedicated solely dedicated to Symfony. Discover this new community resource and listen to the special SymfonyCon conference episode which has just been published.

New in Symfony 2.7: Inherited security roles in the web profiler

In Symfony 2.7 web profiler you'll get the full security role information for the user, including the direct roles and the inherited ones.

Testing minimal versions of Symfony requirements

Composer recently added two options to simplify testing the minimal requirements for projects. Thanks to these options, Symfony has fixed the requirements for all its components.

Going SOA with Symfony2: A year and a half down the road

A case study about a Symfony application that relies on microservices to implement a Service-Oriented Architecture.

A week of symfony #415 (08->14 December 2014)

This week continued the discussions about the best way to display warnings for deprecated features in Symfony 2.7. Meanwhile, the Symfony project introduced a new initiative called The 500 + 100 Challenge to clean the backlog of pending issues for code and documentation repositories before the end of the year.

The Symfony 500 + 100 Challenge

The end of the year is approaching, and we think that this is the best time to do some backlog cleaning before fresh starting the new year.

New in Symfony 2.6: VarDumper component

Symfony 2.6 includes a new VarDumper component which aims to replace the well-known var_dump() PHP function with a more modern and fully-featured alternative called dump().

A week of symfony #414 (01->07 December 2014)

This week, Symfony included one of the longest-running feature request: the Symfony container no longer contains absolute file paths. This will allow offline cache warmups and chrooting of Symfony applications. Meanwhile, the removal of deprecated features in Symfony 3.x branch continued with some Monolog and Process methods.

Symfony 2.6.1 released

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Symfony 2.5.8 released

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Ryan Weaver named 10th Symfony Core Team Member

Ryan Weaver is now the 10th member of the Symfony Core Team, a group of developers that ultimately decides which code gets merged into the Symfony repositories.

Symfony 2.3.23 released

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