A Week of Symfony #804 (23-29 May 2022)

This week, Symfony 6.1 was released including lots of great new features. In addition, Symfony published its 4.4.42, 5.4.9 and 6.0.9 maintenance releases.

Symfony development highlights

This week, 35 pull requests were merged (24 in code and 11 in docs) and 34 issues were closed (27 in code and 7 in docs). Excluding merges, 16 authors made 1,866 additions and 1,049 deletions. See details for code and docs.

4.4 changelog:

11a87ad: [FrameworkBundle] fix wiring of annotations.cached_reader
f6fecb5: [DoctrineBridge] don’t reinit managers when they are proxied as ghost objects
dffd4e5: [DependencyInjection] fix proxy tag to resolve its parameters and pass it to child definitions

5.4 changelog:

25dd794: [ErrorHandler] update tentative types
f79ed9a: [Console] fix missing negative variation of negatable options in shell completion

6.1 changelog:

5eb4306: [Console] complete negatable options (Fish)
f79ed9a: [Console] fix missing negative variation of negatable options in shell completion
1b0cb41: [ExpressionLanguage] fix null-safe chaining
aa2c93c: [PropertyInfo] fix resolution of partially docblock covered constructors
b139196: [MonologBridge] ensure that the $response property is initialized before being read

6.2 changelog:

6cd0da0: [DependencyInjection] add Hydrator::hydrate() and preserve PHP references when using it
4ebfa6b: [DependencyInjection] optimize dumped container
6760559: [ErrorHandler, HttpKernel] add favicon to welcome and error pages
7e485db: [DependencyInjection] optimize autowiring logic by telling it about excluded symbols
a10071b: [Routing] add Requirement::POSITIVE_INT for common ids and pagination

Newest issues and pull requests

Support for X-Forwarded-for in assets
Singleton Curl initializing for running PHP apps as a daemon

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 16: Upgrading to Symfony 6.0
(Video) Upgrading & What’s New in Symfony 6! course, Chapter 17: Final Upgrades & Cleanups
(Video) Upgrading & What’s New in Symfony 6! course, Chapter 18: Form Improvements for Symfony 6
(Video) Upgrading & What’s New in Symfony 6! course, Chapter 19: Enhanced Docker Integration & Testing Emails

They talked about us

Symfony Station Communiqué — 27 May 2022
Server-Sent events with PHP and Symfony
The Tick Pattern — A Solution for Temporal Problems in State Machines
How to add a fulltext index in Doctrine with Symfony 5+
Get started with Symfony 6 for beginners — Part 3| Database, Doctrine, Entity
Easily Share Your Twig Extensions with Symfony 6.1

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