p. This area is intended for everyone new to PHP. It opens with a series of informal, entertaining tutorials written by Vikram Vaswani, founder and CEO of Melonfire. These tutorials build on a previously-published 5-part series which has now been updated and extended to embrace PHP 5, making parts of it suitable for those of you who already have worked with PHP 4 in the past.
We’ve finished to tag and push packages of the third release candidate of ZF2, Zend Framework 2.0.0rc3, is now available! http://packages.zendframework.com Release candidates are now happening weekly, and will continue until we feel the code is stable; we anticipate that by the end of the month, we should have a stable release. In the past week we managed about 65… Read more »
Recently we changed the format of the documentation of Zend Framework 2 from DocBook to reStructuredText. We used the Sphinx open source project ro render the documentation. Sphinx is a very powerful tool that is able to render the docs in many formats like Html, Pdf, ePub, etc. We decided to move the documentation from the zendframework/zf2 github repository to… Read more »
The Zend Framework team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the first release candidate of the Zend Framework 1.12 series, 1.12.0RC1. This release is the culmination of several months of effort by contributors and offers several new features any many bug fixes.
This is the beginner’s, beginner intro for getting SOAP working with PHP. Quite a bit more basic than most, simply because it’s all new to me and I wanted to write it all down and, possibly, save you the same headache’s I’ve had the last couple days.
As such, we will be reviewing proposals for any new components which proposers are confident can be completed in time for a release timed in December! If you are sitting on something you would like to see included, or are interested in reviving a proposal to have included in 1.12 (including from the archived proposals list), please get in touch… Read more »
Recently, the Zend Framework community has developed a new component for cloud services: Zend_Cloud_Infrastructure. This component was provided to manage cloud infrastructures, with a common interface for multiple vendors. In this article we will present the basic usage of this new component with some examples and use cases. Background “The cloud is for everyone. The cloud is a democracy.” Marc… Read more »
Anthony Wlodarski makes an important point about what one of your first steps should be when considering a framework for your application – be sure to read the source first. In his case, it was the Zend Framework.
OAuth is great – there’s no need to save users’ passwords, it’s – in theory – a consistent way to interact with other services, and it’s hopefully something that your users are familiar and comfortable using. But if you’re not just interacting with your users’ accounts – for example, your application uses a single account on a service to broadcast messages, or analyze data – getting or renewing the access token can be painful.
Get additional performance gain in your Zend Framework-based application, by caching your main configuration file.