A Week of Symfony #800 (25 April – 1 May 2022)

This week, Symfony 4.4.41, 5.4.8 and 6.0.8 maintenance versions were released. In addition, the second beta of Symfony 6.1 was published so you can test it in your real projects before its final release. Meanwhile, the SymfonyWorld Online 2022 Summer Edition conference announced new talks and speakers. Lastly, a big thank you to all of you who have been following this weekly summary for 800 consecutive weeks, making it one of the longest-running series in the entire software industry.

Symfony development highlights

This week, 36 pull requests were merged (20 in code and 16 in docs) and 35 issues were closed (23 in code and 12 in docs). Excluding merges, 20 authors made 790 additions and 482 deletions. See details for code and docs.

4.4 changelog:

ff578de: [Cache] prevent fatal errors on PHP 8 when running concurrently with TagAwareAdapter v6.1
d2a4841: fix dumping enums on PHP 8.2
a458015: [VarDumper] fix dumping floats on PHP8
7f4c304: [Mailer] restore X-Transport after failure
5f9b3ee: [VarExporter] fix exporting DateTime objects on PHP 8.2
3a54735: [DomCrawler, VarDumper] fix html-encoding emojis
db6fbf9: [Form] fix populating single widget time view data with different timezones

5.4 changelog:

979cd54: [DependencyInjection] properly declare #[When] as allowed on functions
3776e75: [Messenger] add PostgreSqlConnection tests

6.1 changelog:

fa636c0: [Cache] optimize caching of tags
a3274a8: [Config] improve GlobResource performance
7a21a57: [Serializer] fine-tune ContextBuilder::withContext()
d72c562: [Routing] use the null coalescing operator
90654c8: [Routing] remove variadic constructor signature
bf39ec4: [Serializer] support canners in object normalizer
422377a: [Console] fix fish completion script

Newest issues and pull requests

[RFC][Messenger] Support Redis Pub/Sub
[Validator] Unique constraint error path
Allow extension of bin/console about

SymfonyCasts Updates

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These were some of the most relevant SymfonyCasts updates
of the week:

(Video) Upgrading & What’s New in Symfony 6! course, Chapter 4: Post-Rector Cleanups & Tweaks
(Video) Upgrading & What’s New in Symfony 6! course, Chapter 5: Updating the All-Important FrameworkBundle Recipe
(Video) Upgrading & What’s New in Symfony 6! course, Chapter 6: Recipe Upgrades with recipes:update

They talked about us

Symfony Station Communiqué – 29 April 2022
Introducing Rector Config with Autocomplete
A review of SymfonyCast’s Free “Harmonious Development with Symfony 6” Course
Symfony 5+ how to view dump output with AJAX requests
Get in touch with Contao CMS
Nous sommes speakers Summer Edition 2022 ! Découvrez quelques nouveautés en avant-première

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