A week of symfony

A week of symfony #429 (16-22 March 2015)

This week Symfony released two new maintenance versions: 2.3.26 and 2.6.5. Meanwhile, Symfony 2.7 added a new command to encode passwords, added support for amqp in VarDumper component and improved ACL. Lastly, two new developers were appointed as Symfony Core members: Abdellatif AitBoudad and Christian Flothmann.

A week of symfony #428 (09-15 March 2015)

This week, the upcoming Symfony 2.7 version added the possibility of loading multiple YAML or XML files located in Resources/config/validation/ directory and moved loading resources into Translator initialization for performance reasons. In addition, Doctrine bridge introduced a feature to cache entity loader based on query builder.

A week of symfony #427 (02-08 March 2015)

This week, development activity focused on the Serializer component, which introduced lots of tweaks and optimizations. Meanwhile, the Routing component updated its behavior to make host matching case-insensitive. Lastly, in preparation for its upcoming new version, the master branch of the Twig repository now points to the new 2.0 version.

A week of symfony #426 (23 February - 1 March 2015)

This week, Symfony project focused on fixing minor bugs. In addition, both Symfony and Twig started testing their code with the upcoming PHP 7 version (213cabc and a1295e9). Lastly, the full schedule of the Symfony Live Paris 2015 conference was announced.

A week of symfony #425 (16-22 February 2015)

This week Symfony added a new PHPUnit Bridge which provides utilities for PHPUnit, especially user deprecation notices management. In addition, it committed some minor tweaks and optimizations to imrpove performance.

A week of symfony #424 (9-15 February 2015)

This week, a new component called Asset was added to the growing list of Symfony components (check out its work in progress documentation). In addition, the Propel bridge was removed from Symfony core and moved to the Propel organization.

A week of symfony #423 (02-08 February 2015)

This week, Symfony development focused on implementing minor features and making some tweaks: made host matching case-insensitive, fixed handling of non-UTF8 strings in VarDumper, added support for passing more files to twig:lint command, refresh translation catalogues when a new translation file is added in a bundle, and added Twig loader priority. In addition, the first official Symfony conference of the year was announced: Symfony Live Paris 2015, which will take place from 9 to 10 of April.

A week of symfony #422 (26 January-1 February 2015)

This week, Symfony added the possibility of defining multiple fallback locales and improved the Length validator to reject values which don't match the expected charset. Meanwhile, the DX initiative keeps improving Symfony with new proposals to throw exceptions with error messages visible to users and to simplify setting Twig options to format dates and numbers.

A week of symfony #421 (19-25 January 2015)

This week, Twig introduced a new profiler extension that provides an exhaustive profiling of what's going on when rendering templates. In addition, the the service container is now considered non-fresh when any environment parameter is added/removed/changed. Lastly, the web profiler now displays the information about the HTTP status code for all profiles.

A week of symfony #420 (12->18 January 2015)

This week, Symfony improved the escaping of Yaml boolean variables and the logging of messages with parameters. In addition, Twig support for Symfony applications was improved with fragment renderer lazy-loading, the use of the new autoescaping strategy and the move of global variables and debug:twig command to the Twig Bridge.