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Mar 5, 2017

samdark

The history of Yii framework

Brief history of Yii framework from the very start to version 2.0.

Mar 4, 2017

samdark

Building Your Startup: Error Logging

Jeff Reifman continues building a startup with Yii. This time he took time to review log aggregation services: Rollbar and Sentry and their integration with the framework.

Mar 4, 2017

mikehaertl

Build config arrays from config files and env vars

You can use this extension to solve some or all of the following tasks:

  • Build Yii2 configuration arrays for web and console application
  • Initialize Yii environment (YII_DEBUG, YII_ENV) from environment variables
  • Load environment variables from a .env file
  • Get config options from environment variables
  • Load local configuration overrides
  • Streamline config initialization and Yii 2 bootstrapping

Feb 28, 2017

ahmedkhan847

User authentication with email verification

In this tutorial, I will show you how to develop a user authentication component in Yii 2 that features a SMTP email verification.

Feb 25, 2017

samdark

YiiPowered launched

YiiPowered, Yii projects showcase, just launched in beta. Anyone could add projects so feel free to add what you did in Yii.

Feb 21, 2017

samdark

Debug extension version 2.0.9 released

Following 2.0.8 release of Debug extension, 2.0.9 provides 3 extra bug fixes to make new panels more stable with various non-standard application configurations.

Feb 19, 2017

samdark

Debug extension version 2.0.8 released

Official Debug extension got a good feature-full release including two brand new panels and significant enhancements.

Feb 17, 2017

samdark

ZFORT group OpenSourced their Yii 2 extensions

ZFORT group OpenSourced their internal extensions among which are user management, settings, RBAC manager, collections, comments, enums, editable grids, extra validators, shopping cart, FTP, simple CMS and more.

Feb 17, 2017

samdark

Feb 11, 2017

arogachev

Testing jQuery's AJAX "script" and "jsonp" requests using Sinon.JS' fake server

During writing tests for yii.js in Yii 2 framework I faced with problem of testing AJAX requests with types scriptand jsonp. I use Sinon.JS as a stubbing library, it has a wonderful feature called Fake server which comes in handy exactly for testing AJAX.