Archives for October 2015

Registration price for SymfonyCon Paris changes on October 31st

Get your ticket for SymfonyCon Paris at 289€ until October 31st, after that date, ticket price changes!

New in Symfony 2.8: Deprecated service definitions

DependencyInjection component has added support for deprecated service definitions, so you can configure when a service is considered deprecated and should no longer be used.

SymfonyCon Paris 2015 welcomes an additional track to its schedule!

A brand new track has been added to SymfonyCon Paris schedule, check out the entire schedule of the conference!

Symfony 2.7.6 released

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Symfony 2.3.34 released

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New in Symfony 2.8: PropertyInfo component

Symfony has added a new component called PropertyInfo which gets information about the properties of any PHP class by introspecting several metadata providers, such as Doctrine ORM mapping, phpDoc comments, PHP type hints, serializer metadata, etc.

A week of symfony #460 (19-25 October 2015)

This week, Symfony continued working on its stabilization before the launch of the 2.8 and 3.0 releases. Meanwhile, a Twig templates warmer and a new ClassCache warmer were added. In addition, the Console component added a progress indicator helper.

Paving the way for Symfony 3 with the "Deprecation Detector" tool

Your Symfony applications won't work on Symfony 3 unless you remove all their deprecations. In order to simplify the task of finding which deprecations affect your applications, a new tool called Deprecation Detector has just been released.

A week of symfony #459 (12-18 October 2015)

This week, a new component called Polyfill was proposed for Symfony. This component would provide userland implementations of functions and features available only on modern PHP versions. In addition, this week Symfony project turned 10 years old.

A week of symfony #458 (5-11 October 2015)

This week, Symfony started the stabilization phase of the upcoming 2.8/3.0 versions release: AbstractVoter was simplified, Console added support for column styles, SecureRandom class was deprecated in favor of the PHP7 random_bytes() function and lots of tests were simplified thanks to the @requires annotation.

A week of symfony #457 (28 September - 4 October 2015)

This week, Symfony 2.8 and 3.0 achieved their "feature freeze" milestone, meaning that no new feature will be added until their release on November 2015. That's why the development activity on Symfony 2.8 was astonishing during this week: a new LDAP component was added, DependencyInjection gained autowiring capabilities, all the command consoles were redesigned, DomCrawler and CssSelector components were heavily refactored, etc. Meanwhile, Symfony 3.0 continued removing massive chunks of deprecated code.

Discontinuing the Symfony Community Translations

A few days ago, we updated the documentation section on to remove the French and Italian community translations. From now on, on this website you will only find the original English documentation.