La pâtisserie is a site dedicated to share our experience as web developpers, mainly our experience of the CakePHP framework. You will find walkthroughs and tools specifically designed to ease our job, and thus the job of other developpers.
Welcome to la pâtisserie !
This afternoon, I was checking the Google Analytics of our company's website and specifically for our traffic sources. I found out 2 new reffering sites "csswinner.com" and "cssdesignawards.com". Intrigued, because those are websites I have never visited, I went to see who had gently decided to advertise our website for its (nice) design.Read more...
Bootstrap 3 Helper for CakePHP 2.x 25/09/2013
The Helper for Bootstrap 2.3 is still available.Read more...
Petit Four version 1.2.1 released 20/09/2013
This is a small release, with a few bug fixes :
- Small bugs fixed in the cake baking templates, standard and reduced
- Added Type TIMESTAMP in the DATE and TIME category in order to be able to use the CURRENT_TIMESTAMP default
Controllers baking templates update 19/09/2013
The default template used for baking controller files has been updated according to CakePHP 2.4.0 :
- redirect() calls are now returned (read more explanations)
- the delete function() has been simplified
Concerning the reduced template ("Minimize amount of code" option), the delete function was already simplified !Read more...
Managing accents in text searches 21/07/2013
A good search engine must be flexible since words searched by a user may be present in database, but in a different shape. The most obvious example is the presence of uppercase letters in the text: if a sentence begins with "Tomorrow, ...", this word must be recognized by the search engine even if the user has typed "tomorrow" or "TOMORROW".
Many written languages use special characters (accentuated or other) that cause the same issue: the same word can be written in different shapes depending on the presence or absence of those characters (especially because of uppercase letters, which are often unaccentuated).Read more...