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Search method of a model for filters when using dates - unixtimestamp in database

Created 3 years ago by MukkeTips1 comment – viewed 22,615 times – ( +10 ) – version 1.1
I ran into a problem and on irc we worked it out. Since there is a lack on information on filters in genral i thought i'd start sharing all my findings, might be usefull for other people.

htmlOptions explained for various controls.

Created 3 years ago by WoilTips1 comment – viewed 42,534 times – ( +17 ) – version 1.1
Most controls that are rendered by CHtml have an argument called $htmlOptions. This argument is an array that holds the attributes of the HTML element. For example the following code:

Functional tests independing from your urlManager settings

Created 3 years ago by RusAlexTips1 comment – viewed 7,501 times – version 1.1
If you are testing your app and use urlManager in your config, sometimes you will find a problem: you want to test your site independing from urlManager settings. in that way you need to extend your WebTestCase class by this method:

Making friends' configs, DB credentials and paths with version control

Created 2 years ago by Alexander PalamarchukTips1 comment – viewed 5,036 times – ( +2 / -1 ) – version 1.1
In many cases developers of one project use their own local environments for coding. There may be a common test platform and, of course, production. All these environments usually have different DB credentials and directory structures (first of all, path to YII framework directory). Another feature is debugging. It's convenient to turn it on for local environments, eventually - on the test server and never (generally speaking) - on the production.
tags: config

Yii2 default values for Index data Provider

Created 5 months ago by CTalaTips1 comment – viewed 1,764 times – ( +1 ) – version 2.0
Guys,

URL component access functions

Created 3 years ago by Steve FriedlTips1 comment – viewed 10,579 times – ( +28 ) – version 1.1
Many applications wish to obtain parts of the URL for the current page (the hostname, the query string, etc.), and the CHttpRequest class wraps various $_SERVER variables to break down the URL into its constituent parts.
tags: URL, request

A simple action for XUpload extension

Created 3 years ago by tydeas_drTips1 comment – viewed 13,039 times – ( +3 ) – version 1.1
All the basic functionality for an action used by the xupload extension. Check resources for the source code of this action
tags: tips, xupload, caction

Key web server settings after installing a fresh Yii 2 basic or advanced app

Created 5 months ago by Kartik VTips1 comment – viewed 2,859 times – ( +31 ) – version 2.0
So, you have installed a brand new Yii 2 app (basic) or (advanced). Here are a few tips for Apache web server users to get things running more secure and better with your yii2 app.

PHPStorm & NetBeans autocomplete problem

Created about a year ago by StagelineTips1 comment – viewed 8,059 times – ( +22 ) – version 1.1
The problem: If you type Yii::app()->user<ctrl+space> code completion didn't work. This solve it.

View a related field in CGridView

Created 3 months ago by rafaelt88Tips1 comment – viewed 2,018 times – ( +5 ) – version 1.1
Generally we need to show one or more fields from a model that is related to another model used in CGridView. For our case we will use two related models, which explain how to use model "A" fields in a CGridView that used model "B".