Henri Bergius, a.k.a. Bergie, is a former Viking based in the Nordic country of Finland. When he is not exploring Georgia’s cave cities or running with the bulls in Pamplona, Bergie works on web services built on top of the Midgard toolkit. His company, Nemein, provides web and mobile solutions for several major companies in Finland and abroad. He has been actively working on integrating standards like RDFa into the system and traveling the world advocating interoperation between open-source CMS’s. Much of his latest work involves building web services in CoffeeScript and doing data integration with the NoFlo flow-based programming toolkit. Henri is a DZone MVB and is not an employee of DZone and has posted 31 posts at DZone. You can read more from them at their website. View Full User Profile

Symfony2 for Midgard Developers

12.17.2011
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We hosted a full-day Symfony2 workshop for some of the Finnish Midgard developer community recently. As I've written before, Midgard is now transitioning to Symfony2 as our PHP web framework of choice, and this workshop was organized to support that.


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Subjects discussed included:

  • Symfony2 as a central PHP ecosystem
  • Basic ideas behind Symfony2
  • Introduction to PHP namespaces
  • Installation with Symfony Standard Edition
  • Running Symfony2 with AppServer-in-PHP
  • Creating a new Bundle
  • Templating in Symfony2
  • Routing in Symfony2
  • Using the Midgard content repository with Symfony2
  • Running MidCOM components inside Symfony2

You can also find the Pinpoint sources for the tutorial from GitHub. I'll try to keep them updated for future use.

 

Source: http://bergie.iki.fi/blog/symfony2_for_midgard_developers/

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