A Week of Symfony #783 (27 December 2021 – 2 January 2022)

This week, Symfony 4.4.36, 5.3.13, 5.4.2 and 6.0.2 maintenance versions were released. In addition, Symfony announced the open sourcing of Symfony CLI and we published the traditional Symfony 2021 Year in Review summary.

Symfony development highlights

This week, 57 pull requests were merged (43 in code and 14 in docs) and 35 issues were closed (29 in code and 6 in docs). Excluding merges, 28 authors made 30,701 additions and 13,692 deletions. See details for code and docs.

4.4 changelog:

4987fd1: [HttpFoundation] fix notice when HTTP_PHP_AUTH_USER passed without pass
9d8638c: [Messenger] fix Redis support on 32b arch
8a1c932: [Cache] don’t lock when doing nested computations
c1c6687: [HttpKernel] do not attempt to register enum arguments in controller service locator
82a4564: [DomCrawler] fix HTML5 parser charset option
30594b2: [DependencyInjection, HttpKernel] fix enum typed bindings
d1b22ce: [Validator] throw when Constraint::_construct() has not been called
c886540: [HttpClient] turn negative timeout to a very long timeout

5.3 changelog:

6a5db15: [Security] add getting started example to README
a11f8b0: [Translation] use rawurlencode and separate tag setting in LocoProvider
f4e0e65: [Mime] fix missing sprintf in DkimSigner
ed666d7: [Lock] release PostgreSqlStore connection lock on failure
3b3f87f: [Security] make login link handler tests time sensitive

5.4 changelog:

8c6ad6a: [WebProfilerBundle] relax return type for memory data collector
1e76053: [Translation] fix use of asset ids in LocoProvider
4eefe39: [Validator] error using CssColor with doctrine annotations

6.1 changelog:

3aa976b: [DependencyInjection] add exclude to TaggedIterator and TaggedLocator
cef3d5a: [Yaml] double-quote strings with single quote marks
c38a096: [Messenger] add SerializedMessageStamp
a0eecdf: [HttpKernel] add a controller argument resolver for backed enums
cac5c09: [Serializer] give more hints when an attribute is not correctly used

Newest issues and pull requests

[Serializer] Denormalization of collection of objects as constructor argument does not seem to be happening
[Router] When having a route alias matrix, they’re not all available

Symfony CLI

Symfony CLI is a must-have tool when developing
Symfony applications on your local machine. It includes the
Symfony Local Server,
the best way to run local Symfony applications. This week Symfony CLI released
its new 4.27.4 version
with the following changes:

Default to Platform.sh when running cloud:init and new –cloud
Force using Platform.sh on new generated projects

They talked about us

Easy Way to Create a Symfony Console Application
How to Run Symfony Console Command in AWS Lambda
Symfony’s New Native Docker Support (Symfony World)
Use PHP Enums as Doctrine type in Symfony
Symfony Station Communique – 31 December 2021. A Look at Symfony and PHP News
My top 5 favorite symfony packages

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