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Published on 2023-08-21 • Modified on 2023-08-21
In this post, I introduce the MicroSymfony application template, which results from several ideas I already discussed in a previous post: "Initializing your Symfony project with solid foundations".
Published on 2023-05-20 • Modified on 2023-05-20
In this post, we see how to use Symfony forms with PHP typed properties and non-nullable one. Let's see the problems that can occur and how to handle them.
Published on 2023-04-08 • Modified on 2023-04-08
This post shows how to use PHP enumerations with your Symfony workflows. Let's take advantage of this new PHP feature to clean up and improve all the workflow-related code.
Published on 2022-11-19 • Modified on 2022-12-08
In this post, we rewrite a previous article that used API Platform 2.6 to use the new major version of API Platform 3.
Published on 2022-10-15 • Modified on 2022-10-15
This post shows how to validate data fixtures with the Alice Symfony bundle before inserting them into the database. It's essential, as you could have invalid data otherwise in the development or test environments.
Published on 2022-09-03 • Modified on 2022-09-07
This post shows how to use PHP 8.1 enumerations in a Symfony project. We review the different steps to use this new PHP 8.1 useful feature in different parts of a Symfony application.
Published on 2022-07-25 • Modified on 2022-07-25
This post shows how to upgrade PHP with the ondrej/php repository on an Ubuntu server, step by step, to avoid forgetting something.
Published on 2022-06-11 • Modified on 2022-06-12
This post shows how to initialize a Symfony project with solid foundations. I give several bits of advice about this crucial step that determines how your project will evolve in the long run; will it stay maintainable and fun to work with? Or will it become the legacy project everyone tries to avoid?
Published on 2022-02-12 • Modified on 2022-02-12
In this post, we see a simple solution to mock API calls with the Symfony HTTP client, declare a scoped HTTP client and test it with or without mock.