Blog posts tagged with 'symfony':



Symfony's autowiring

Date: 19 Sep 2017
Tags: [ symfony ]  [ autowire ]  [ magic

When asking people if they use Symfony’s autowiring functionality, an often heard excuse why people don’t use it is because of all the magic that is happening during autowiring. But just like most impressive magic tricks, once explained, it all boils down to a few simple principles and Symfony’s autowiring is nothing different in that perspective. In this blogpost I will explain the new autowiring and autoconfiguration features, and why you should love them.

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Debugging Symfony components

Date: 31 Dec 2014
Tags: [ cache ]  [ symfony ]  [ xdebug

Don’t you hate it when you are stepping through your debugger during a Symfony application debug session, and all of a sudden it cannot find files anymore as Symfony uses code located in the bootstrap.php.cache instead of the actual Symfony component. Symfony creates these cache-classes in order to speed up execution, but it makes that xdebug cannot find the correct code to step through anymore.

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MultiParamConverter for Symfony2

Date: 04 Aug 2012
Tags: [ annotation ]  [ bundle ]  [ multiparamconverter ]  [ symfony ]  [ symfony2

If you know Symfony2, you probably are using (or at least, have heard of) the [@paramConverter annotation][1] from the SensioFrameworkExtraBundle. This is a really simple way to convert slugs into entities. But lots of times I find myself having multiple slugs inside my routes, and this is something the @paramConverter annotation cannot do. So that’s why I’ve created the multiParamConverter.

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