Code snippets

You will find here 13 code snippets I find useful so I don't have to Google ™ or Stackoverflow ™ them when I need. There are also code snippets I always forget! 😁 Sometimes, related links to the code will be available. The main difference with other random snippets you will find on the web is that in most cases (for the Symfony related ones) you will be able to run them directly from this website to check the output so you can verify it works as expected ™.

In this snippet, we see how to ignore platform requirements with composer. In a project I maintain, I did an update of a package, ...

composer

Published on 2021-09-15 • Modified on 2021-09-15

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In this snippet, we see how to replace text in a file with SED on macOS. Sometimes Unix commands do not behave exactly as they wou...

mac

Published on 2021-07-14 • Modified on 2021-07-14

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In this snippet, we see how to use the $current variable with the nelmio/alice fixtures library. $current is one the most helpful ...

Symfony

Published on 2021-07-10 • Modified on 2021-07-10

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In this snippet, we will see how to create a simple dateTime object with the Alice fixtures bundle. When you start to play with th...

Symfony

Published on 2021-04-03 • Modified on 2021-04-03

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In this snippet, we will see how to test if a Docker container is healthy in a Makefile. The goal is to use this check before runn...

Docker

Published on 2021-02-27 • Modified on 2021-02-27

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It's more a note than a snippet, but I wanted to have it at my disposal as I always forget. Also note that to delete the last stas...

GIT

Published on 2021-01-16 • Modified on 2021-01-16

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In this snippet, we will see how to prevent deploying when you have local changes, and you didn't push all your work to your deplo...

GIT

Published on 2021-01-05 • Modified on 2021-01-05

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In this snippet, we will see how to switch PHP version locally when using Brew for MacOS. I didn't use this a lot in the past beca...

PHP

Published on 2021-01-01 • Modified on 2021-01-01

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In this snippet, we will see how to pass parameters to a Makefile rule. You can do so by adding parameter=value to the make call, ...

Makefile

Published on 2020-12-09 • Modified on 2020-12-09

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This is my deploy configuration for the EasyDeploy bundle. I finally could delete a "small" hack to modify a private property to m...

Symfony

Published on 2019-12-01 • Modified on 2019-12-01

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