New in Symfony 5.1: Misc. improvements (Part 2)

Symfony 5.1 will include a stand-alone YAML linter command, a better RoundRobin mailer transport, a separate log channel for deprecations and support for tags/metadata in mailers.

New in Symfony 5.1: Misc. improvements (Part 1)

Some of the minor new features included in Symfony 5.1 will make your work easier, such as using constants for command exit codes, a better tempnam() function and customized random strings.

New in Symfony 5.1: Updated Security System

Symfony 5.1 includes a new Security system which simplifies the existing security features while giving developers more flexibility in a much more approachable way.

Symfony 5.1.0-RC2 released

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Call for Papers and Call for Trainers for SymfonyCon Disneyland Paris 2020 open until June 8th 2020

SymfonyCon Disneyland Paris 2020, the international Symfony conference, is coming from December 1st to 5th. The Call for Papers and Call for Trainers end both on June 8th at midnight (Paris time).

A Week of Symfony #699 (18-24 May 2020)

This week, development activity focused on fixing some bugs and polishing some of the new features introduced in the upcoming Symfony 5.1 version, which will be released next week. Meanwhile, Symfony 3.4 and all the other versions were updated to add compatibility with PHP 8, which will be released at the end of the year.

New in Symfony 5.1: Automatic schema updates

Symfony 5.1 automates the creation of the database tables required by some components to store their contents (Messenger, Lock, Cache, etc.)

New in Symfony 5.1: HttpFoundation improvements

Symfony 5.1 adds a new InputBag class, adds support for encrypting session data, adds more cache-control directives and allows to build cookie objects more easily.

New in Symfony 5.1: Form improvements

Symfony 5.1 improves forms to validate HTML5 colors, allow rounding percent values, display HTML contents in labels, simplify timezone management, provide better defaults for inputmode option and other improvements in choice types.

New in Symfony 5.1: Validator improvements

Symfony 5.1 validator adds support for three-letter country and language codes, adds an option to check that the collection items is divisible by a certain number and allows to define validation callables.