Symfony 3 Ajax (EntityType) CollectionType

Objective: Create an efficient way to use a Symfony CollectionType of Entities. I wanted to be able to provide a Dijit FilteringSelect (autocomplete) for a collection of entities. Issues: Using a CollectionType of EntityTypes loaded all the entities i… more »

KnpMenu - JSON Renderer to support Dojo Dijit/Tree - Ajax

This is a modified version of the earlier post which created a static JSON representation of a menu. What makes it different is that the earlier version rendered the items from the MenuBuilder into a static JSON object that was embedded in a page with… more »

KnpMenu - JSON Renderer to support Dojo Dijit/Tree

I wrote some code that parsed through the default KNP menu HTML and created a Dijit menu. It worked, but it was slow and awkward. I couldn't find an easy way to get the KNP menu in the JSON form that would work well with Dijit/Tree, so I wrote my own.… more »

Symfony 3 - EntityType / Dojo - Select Integration

If you use Dojo to provide a polished interface with a Symfony 3 application programmatically, you may use a data- attribute on a select tag to pass the options from Symfony 3 to Dojo. The entity in this case is phone number type. This is a table with… more »

Symfony 3 - Legacy Authentication Bridge - straight md5

If you are building a system which needs a fallback authentication system to welcome existing users into a new application architecture, you will need to support the authentication approach of the legacy application. One very common method is to md5 th… more »

:: Next >>