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Yii news 2021, issue 1
Published on March 4, 2021 by Alexander Makarov
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Hello, community! This is the first issue of Yii news in 2021. First months of the year were productive and resulted in Yii 3 package releases and significant progress in yet unreleased packages. We have improved our toolset, solved more is...
Yii news 2020, issue 8
Published on December 29, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Hello, everyone! This is the last Yii news issue of crazy 2020. I have barely managed to put it together because of Yii 3 development speed increased a lot. We haven't tagged all package releases this month, but many packages are very close...
Yii news 2020, issue 7
Published on November 11, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Hello everyone! It is another issue of Yii news. As usual, we have Yii 2 releases, Yii 3 updates, important Yii 1 updates and other news. Have a good read and stay healthy. - Alexander Makarov FoundationSince last time I had to spe...
Yii news 2020, issue 6
Published on September 17, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Yii news 2020, issue 6Hello, everyone!Almost three months passed since the last Yii news issue. We were almost silent and working hard. These days with Yii 3 team expansion I am managing, reviewing, designing, and guiding more, writing code...
Yii news 2020, issue 5
Published on July 8, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Hello, community!It is time for another Yii news issue. Both Yii 2 and Yii 3 are doing well.I've finally updated the team page on the website to reflect the current state of th...
Yii news 2020, issue 4
Published on May 3, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Hello everyone!This is the second news issue released during the quarantine. Since last time measures got tightened. Some aspects of life normalized as the world adapted, some did not. Still, as far as I know, everyone in the Yii communi...
Yii news 2020, issue 3
Published on March 25, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
A month passed since the previous issue and many things changed in the world during the time because of the virus. We have conferences canceled, travel ban, quarantine, kids at home almost 24/7, big changes in the IT landscape overall, e...
Yii news 2020, issue 2
Published on February 22, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Yii news 2020, issue 2 This issue was hard to get done. Not because there's no content to write about, on contrary: Yii 3 is improving and the process is so enjoyable that it was hard to stop for a moment and write about it 😅 🔷 Yii 2
Yii news 2020, issue 1
Published on January 22, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Hello everyone! This is a first update of the year and I hope you're starting the year as productively as we are. I've decided to name this year updates in the spirit of paper ma...
Yii: A year in review
Published on December 31, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
It is the end of 2019 so let's review what was done in a year. Funding An OpenCollective fund was created and later expanded with Tidelift and GitHub. The fund allowed me to focus on Yii 3 while keeping Yii 1.1 and Yii 2.0 well maintaine...
Yii 1, Yii 2.0.31 and Yii 3 progress
Published on December 19, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
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Hello everyone! We were silent for a month working on all the versions of the framework. Here's what we have so far. Yii 1 Code from master branch passed all tests on PHP 7.4 immediately. That was quite a surprise. There are still some i...
Yii 2.0.30, extensions and Yii 3
Published on November 20, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Hello! Yesterday I've tagged some Yii 2 releases and tried to sum up Yii 3 progress, plans and problems.As a bonus, I've posted my collection of Yii-related...
Extension releases and Yii 3
Published on November 5, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Hello everyone! It is Alexander again.// if you want to write next set of notes, let me knowToday three Yii 2 extensions got new releases:
It is release Tuesday today. Busy one. Since I've mentioned at recently visited conferences that I personally hope and aim to tag alpha version of Yii 3 by the end of the year, pull requests rate increased significantly for Yii 3 package...
Hello everyone! Today is release day. There are both Yii 2 releases and significant Yii 3 progress. Yii 2 New version 2.0.28 was tagged. It includes important security fix fo...
Yii 2.0.27, Debug 2.1.9 and Yii 3 progress
Published on September 18, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
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Hello everyone reading our development reports!Yii 2Yii 2 is getting release after release mostly containing bugfixes. This time version 2.0.27 is a bit diffe...
Yii 2.0.26 and Yii 3 progress
Published on September 3, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Last week there were no releases since some Yii 2 pull requests needed polishing but I was able to tag release today.Update is fixing some bugs and should not...
apidoc, debug and Yii 3 progress
Published on August 20, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Another release Tuesday today. Two extensions were released:ApiDoc 2.1.2
Yii 2.0.25, extensions, Yii 3 progress
Published on August 13, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
Admin
Hello everyone! This week we've got Yii 2 releases and some Yii 3 progress. Let's go straight to these.Yii 2Yii 2.0.25 was released. It is a bugfix release. S...
The week was relatively quiet for the framework development since half of it I was on the road to give a speech on web applications security in Ivanovo, Russia. Despite the fact that these events take time, they also give valuable feedba...