A week of Symfony

A weekly summary of everything that happened around Symfony development.

A Week of Symfony #641 (8-14 April 2019)

This week, Symfony development activity focused on merging the last new features of the upcoming Symfony 4.3 version (such as a new SodiumPasswordEncoder and support for setting a callback for Console questions) and preparing for the future PHP 7.4 serialization mechanism. In addition, the Symfony Warszawa 2019 conference announced its full schedule and the SymfonyLive São Paulo 2019 conference is coming in less than one month.

A Week of Symfony #640 (1-7 April 2019)

This week, Symfony 3.4.24 and 4.2.5 maintenance versions were released. Meanwhile, the SymfonyLive Tunis 2019 conference announced its full schedule. Lastly, part of the Symfony community gathered for the EU-FOSSA Symfony Hackathon with great success.

A Week of Symfony #639 (25-31 March 2019)

This week, Symfony development activity focused on finishing and polishing some features, mostly about the Messenger, HttpClient and Mailer components. Meanwhile, the full Symfony Mailer component was finally unveiled during the SymfonyLive Paris 2019 conference.

A Week of Symfony #638 (18-24 March 2019)

This week, we unveiled an upcoming Symfony and API Platform hackathon organized by the European Union. Meanwhile, the SymfonyLive Berlin 2019 conference made a call for papers and the SymfonyLive São Paulo 2019 conference announced its first speakers. Lastly, the popular FontAwesome library added the Symfony icon to their collection.

A Week of Symfony #637 (11-17 March 2019)

This week, the development activity of the upcoming Symfony 4.3 version focused on the HttpClient and Messenger components, to polish them before the "feature freeze" period starts in two weeks. Meanwhile, the SymfonyLive São Paulo 2019 conference announced its first speakers.

A Week of Symfony #636 (4-10 March 2019)

This week, Symfony got real-time push capabilities thanks to Mercure project. It also introduced a new HttpClient component. Meanwhile, Symfony 3.4.23 and 4.2.4 maintenance versions were published and Twig announced its move to namespaced classes.

A Week of Symfony #635 (25 February - 3 March 2019)

This week, the upcoming Symfony 4.3 version deprecated the Role and SwitchUserRole classes. In addition, a new component to compose MIME messages and a new HttpClient component were introduced. Lastly, the SymfonyLive Brasil 2019 conference opened its Call for Papers and its registrations.

A Week of Symfony #634 (18-24 February 2019)

This week, Symfony Flex 1.2 was released, simplifying the update of recipes, improving the handling of .env files and allowing to define conflicting recipes. Meanwhile, the final schedule for the SymfonyLive Paris 2019 conference was published.

A Week of Symfony #633 (11-17 February 2019)

This week, a coordinated community effort updated the Symfony translation files for lots of languages (we're still looking for contributors for some European and Asian languages). Meanwhile, the upcoming Symfony 4.3 version added a JSON validator and improved the form translation.

A Week of Symfony #632 (4-10 February 2019)

This week, Symfony 3.4.22 and 4.2.3 maintenance versions were released. Meanwhile, development activity mostly focused on fixing Form bugs and fixing compatibility with PhpUnit 8. Lastly, more details were announced for the SymfonyLive Tunis 2019 conference and the registration was opened.