Living on the Edge

A series of posts showcasing the new features introduced by each Symfony version.

Filter by version: 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.0-3.4 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.0-2.8 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.1 2.0

New in Symfony 4.3: Improved Financial Constraints

In Symfony 4.3 you can check IBAN and BIC codes together and you can also validate UATP payment cards.

New in Symfony 4.3: Always Include Route Default Values

In Symfony 4.3 you can force routes to include the values of all their placeholders in the generated URLs, even if those values are the default ones.

New in FixturesBundle: Group your Fixtures

DoctrineFixturesBundle 3.1.0 has just been published and adds support for organizing fixture classes in groups, so you can load some but not all of them.

New in Twig: Deprecated tag

Twig 1.36 and 2.6 introduce a new tag to deprecate both entire templates and individual template blocks.

New in Symfony 4.3: Console Hyperlinks

In Symfony 4.3, Console applications can render hyperlinks similar to web pages, making any text clickable and pointing it to some arbitrary URL.

Local Web Server Reloaded for Symfony Apps

Developing Symfony apps on your local machine will be a much better and simpler experience thanks to the new Symfony binary provided by SymfonyCloud.

New in Symfony 4.2: Profiler log filter

In Symfony 4.2 the log panel in the Profiler allows to filter messages by priority and channel.

New in Symfony 4.2: Cache stampede protection

Symfony 4.2 adds cache stampede protection applying a probabilistic early expiration mechanism to protect your applications under very high load.

New in Symfony 4.2: Clear form errors

Symfony 4.2 adds a new clearErrors() method to allow you remove errors after the form has been validated.

New in Symfony 4.2: Translation related improvements

Symfony 4.2 includes several improvements related to translations, such as fallback routes, identity translators and support for ICU parent locales.