Cover of the book Symfony 5: The Fast Track

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A week of Symfony

A weekly summary of everything that happened around Symfony development.

A Week of Symfony #739 (22-28 February 2021)

This week, Symfony added a feature to allow container/routing configurators to vary by environment in the same file and started working on its compatibility with the upcoming PHP 8.1 version. In addition, it announced the keynotes for all SymfonyLive Online 2021 conferences and the first part of the French conference schedule.

A Week of Symfony #738 (15-21 February 2021)

This week, the upcoming Symfony 5.3 version added a ConsoleCommand attribute and an EventListener attribute to help configure those when using PHP 8. In addition, it added an autoconfigure attribute to also help define autoconfiguration rules in PHP 8. Finally, Symfony added a debug:firewall command to inspect all the information about security firewalls.

A Week of Symfony #737 (8-14 February 2021)

This week, Symfony Panther 1.0 was released, adding many features and improvements to this browser testing and web scraping library. Meanwhile, the Symfony 5 book was updated for Symfony 5.2. Finally, the upcoming Symfony conferences made a last call for submitting speaking and training proposals.

A Week of Symfony #736 (1-7 February 2021)

This week, Symfony 5.2.3 maintenance version was released. In addition, the CARE Team appointed new members. Finally, Webpack Encore 1.0 and Stimulus Bridge 2.0 were released.

A Week of Symfony #735 (25-31 January 2021)

This week, Symfony 4.4.19, 5.1.11 and 5.2.2 maintenance versions were released. Meanwhile, the upcoming Symfony 5.3 version added bright colors in the console and some improvements to the Uid component.

A Week of Symfony #734 (18-24 January 2021)

This week, Symfony made some changes in the default way that JavaScript files are linked from templates. In addition, the Uid component added some utilities to convert from different formats and Symfony improved the handling of CSRF tokens to prevent BREACH security attacks.

A Week of Symfony #733 (11-17 January 2021)

This week, Symfony added a new shortcut to render forms and set the needed HTTP status code when the form contains errors. In addition, Symfony appointed Oskar Stark as a new member of the Symfony Core team and it published an update on the diversity initiative.

A Week of Symfony #732 (4-10 January 2021)

This week, Symfony added support for binary/negatable options in console commands and introduced a feature in PhpUnitBridge to log deprecations into a file. In addition, it fixed some PHP 8 compatibility in DependencyInjection component and added future PHP 8.1 compatibility in VarDumper component.

A Week of Symfony #731 (28 December 2020 - 3 January 2021)

This week, Symfony development activity focused on fixing some small issues. In addition, we published the Symfony 2020 Year in Review to summarize the Symfony activity during the past year.

A Week of Symfony #730 (21-27 December 2020)

Summary of the weekly activity of the Symfony community from 21 to 27 of December 2020.