After upgrading to PHP 7 some PHP extensions are outdated and we need to build them manually. In this short article I will show you how to bootstrap with PHP 7 and Redis on you Linux without any troubles.
Recently I tried Visual Studio Code – incredible tool which helps me a lot in my daily routine. Absolutely cross platform and free. Let’s try to install it on Ubuntu 16.04 and discover some features.
Symfony2 is a great tool for rapid development. And I want to present Top 10 Symfony2 Bundles which will save you huge amount of time in your development practice. Your clients will be amazed at how quickly and easily you develop new functionality. So let’s start:
Symfony has a great toolset for functional testing. It’s useful in small projects but in big ones we need to use TDD or BDD techniques with big amount of tests. Suppose we need to integrate tools for testing with our project. Let’s review it on example with BDD toolset Behat Mink and Selenium for Symfony2.
Since doctrine 2.4 we can use Entity Listeners to perform operations before/after saving entity in database. How to use entity listeners in Symfony2 ? For example we need to log our entity on some condition.