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Nov 7, 2016

zivoradantonijevic

Whatacart: e-commerce solution built on Yii 2.0

Whatacart is an Open Source Shopping Cart Software built with Yii 2.0. It has a good set of features on both backend and frontend which would make it readymade solution to develop an online store with speed. In case you want to customize it, it's fast for both developers and designers to do.

Nov 7, 2016

pgaultier

Yii 2.0 OAuth2 server and RBAC extension

This extension implements OAuth2 server. It is a wrapper around Brent Shaffer's OAuth2 Library.

Currently only Redis could be used as backend. More backends are planned later.

Out of the box extension provides:

  • Classic OAuth2 endpoints
  • Login and authorization pages which could be overriden

Code coverage is about 70% now and will be improved in upcoming releases.

Nov 3, 2016

samdark

Imagine extension version 2.1.0 released

Yii team released Imagine extension version 2.1.0. This release uses 0.6.x versions of imagine library and may break backwards compatibility if you are working with color. Additionally there are two important additions:

  • New autorotate() method which rotates images based on EXIF metadata.
  • You may pass resources or ImageInterface instances to methods now.

Nov 3, 2016

samdark

Uploading files

A complete recipe showing a real case of handling file uploads within Yii 2.0.

Nov 2, 2016

samdark

On dependencies

A draft of article about dependencies: which are good ones, which are bad ones. Why bad ones are bad. Why dependency container.

Nov 1, 2016

samdark

SOLID. A simple overview

A draft of simple overview of SOLID set of principles.

Nov 1, 2016

samdark

MVC mythbusted

A draft article exposing some myths about what MVC is and is tring to fix confusion about its relation to Yii.

Oct 31, 2016

samdark

MongoDB extension version 2.1.2 released

Version 2.1.2 of MongoDB extension was released which brings 5 enhancements and bug fixes. This release makes this extension to be fully compatible with Yii 2.0.10 supporting namespaced migrations and a yii\rbac\ManagerInterface::getChildRoles() implementation.

Oct 31, 2016

samdark

HTTP client extension version 2.0.2 released

Yii team released HTTP client extension version 2.0.2 which contains some important bugfixes. No known compatibility issues present so should be safe to update immediately.

Oct 26, 2016

samdark

New member joining Yii team

We are very glad to announce that we have a new member joining the core team. His name is Boudewijn Vahrmeijer. He's from Netherlands. If you follow Yii development at GitHub, most probably, you've seen him as @dynasource. He's an active contributor for a long time and participated in numerous bugfixes and enhancements. We believe his joining the team will improve Yii overall. Welcome!