A week of Symfony

A weekly summary of everything that happened around Symfony development.

A Week of Symfony #646 (13-19 May 2019)

This week Symfony continued polishing the upcoming Symfony 4.3 version with the addition of a cache to improve PropertyInfo performance. In addition, the Symfony local web server started publishing its releases on GitHub, so you can watch that repository to not miss any release. Lastly, a special Amsterdam PHP Meetup was announced for June 20th in anticipation of the SymfonyCon Amsterdam 2019 conference.

A Week of Symfony #645 (6-12 May 2019)

This week, the Symfony 4.3.0 beta 1 version was released, so you can test Symfony 4.3 in your own projects before the stable release at the end of May. Meanwhile, the SymfonyLive London 2019 conference announced its first speakers.

A Week of Symfony #644 (29 April - 5 May 2019)

This week, Symfony 3.4.27 and 4.2.8 maintenance versions were released. Meanwhile, the upcoming Symfony 4.3 version continued working on polishing its new features, specially those related to timezones.

A Week of Symfony #643 (22-28 April 2019)

This week, the upcoming Symfony 4.3 version optimized the filesystem and Redis cache when using tags and continued working on timezones and forms improvements. Meanwhile, the first edition of the SymfonyLive Tunis 2019 conference took place with great success.

A Week of Symfony #642 (15-21 April 2019)

This week, Symfony 2.7.51, 2.8.50, 3.4.26, 4.1.12 and 4.2.7 versions were released to address some security issues. Meanwhile, the upcoming Symfony 4.3 version added a native password hasher which chooses the best hashing algorithm automatically.

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.