A week of symfony #530 (20-26 February 2017)

This week Symfony continued refactoring tests to make use of the new PHPUnit namespaces. Meanwhile, we added a build() method to the Kernel class to replace the Bundle::build() method. Lastly, we updated the main Symfony README file to add much more useful information.

New in Symfony 3.3: XLIFF linter

In Symfony 3.3 we added a new linter to check the XLIFF translation files.

New in Symfony 3.3: Getter injection

Symfony 3.3 adds a new experimental dependency injection mechanism called "getter injection".

A week of symfony #529 (13-19 February 2017)

This week, the DependencyInjection component continued focusing most of the development activity. Its most significant change was the support for named arguments. Meanwhile, we updated tests to use the new PHPUnit namespaces and we introduced support for using glob patterns everywhere to load configuration files.

New in Symfony 3.3: Deprecated the autowiring types

In Symfony 3.3, the "autowiring-types" option is deprecated in favor of defining simple service aliases.

Symfony 3.2.4 released

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New in Symfony 3.3: Import config files with glob patterns

In Symfony 3.3, configuration files can import other resources using "glob patterns" to make them simpler and easier to maintain.

New in Symfony 3.3: Custom YAML tags

In Symfony 3.3 you can define your own YAML tags, which are mostly used to define explicit data types.

A week of symfony #528 (6-12 February 2017)

This week, the Symfony Demo application reached an important milestone with the release of its 1.0.0 version. Meanwhile, Symfony 3.3 added support for PSR-11 containers and custom Yaml tags.

Symfony Demo 1.0.0 released

The "Symfony Demo application", a fully-functional Symfony application developed as a learning resource, reaches 1.0.0 version and we show you its best new features.

New in Symfony 3.3: Getter autowiring

Symfony 3.3 adds support for "getter autowiring" in PHP 7 applications to improve the RAD features available for Symfony applications.

New in Symfony 3.3: PSR-11 containers

Symfony 3.3 containers implement a standard called "PSR-11: Container Interface" to increase application interoperability.

Symfony 3.2.3 released

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Symfony 2.8.17 released

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Symfony 2.7.24 released

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A week of symfony #527 (30 January - 5 February 2017)

This week, development activity focused on the DependencyInjection component: we enhanced the logs generated during the execution of the compiler passes, we added getter injection as an experimental feature and we deprecated autowiring-types in favor of aliases. Meanwhile, we continued adding "lazy loading" to some features such as value resolvers and request matchers in FirewallMap.

Standardizing the GitHub Topics for Symfony repositories

In order to make the Symfony ecosystem stronger and more standardized, we propose to use some common topics for GitHub repositories related to Symfony.

New in Symfony 3.3: Automatic Console logging

In Symfony 3.3 we decided to enable automatic console logging, so you'll get log messages when an exception occurs during the execution of a command and when the exit status of the command is different than 0.

New in Symfony 3.3: Simple Cache

Symfony 3.3 adds a new simpler cache based on the PSR-16 standard that complements the existing PSR-6 based cache mechanism and it's optimized to store, fetch and remove items from a cache as easy as possible.