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Directory independent extensions

Created 5 years ago by GOshaTips3 comments – viewed 10,839 times – ( +16 / -1 ) – version 1.1
Many people want to use downloaded extensions in their own way. As for me most of the extensions require me to correct Yii::import() instructions inside their source code. All these extensions are directory dependent. To avoid the situation described above, I suggest to implement pseudo-anonymous aliases:

Preventing CJuiTabs from hiding drop-down CMenu items

Created 5 years ago by Steve FriedlTips1 comment – viewed 10,299 times – ( +4 ) – version 1.1
Almost all Yii applications use CMenu at the top of each page to show options available to the user, and many include drop-down components to allow more fine-grained selection.

Shrink Yii, help your IDE and speed up copying

Created 5 years ago by dckurushinTips4 comments – viewed 10,128 times – ( +10 / -9 ) – version 1.1
In this little tip, I will help you to cut Yii size for about half

Debuging variables in Yii2

Created about a year ago by johonunuTips3 comments – viewed 10,123 times – ( +2 / -1 ) – version 2.0
This tutorial is explained following "basic" application structure.

关于Yii CHttpSession性能优化篇之源码流程分析

Created 5 years ago by Darwin WenTips0 comments – viewed 10,054 times – ( +1 / -1 ) – version 1.1

View a related field in CGridView

Created 2 years ago by rafaelt88Tips1 comment – viewed 9,788 times – ( +6 ) – 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".

mysql performance tip

Created 4 years ago by sirin kTips2 comments – viewed 9,487 times – ( +2 / -1 ) – version 1.1
When we are doing an insert of huge no.of rows into an SQL table ,Normally we will try to write separate insert quries this may lead us to a long duration of execution time and we can increase the speed of executing SQL quries by adding all the rows into a single insert query.
tags: mysql

Understanding series articles

Created 4 years ago by GOshaTips0 comments – viewed 9,361 times – ( +16 ) – version 1.1
Here are all wiki articles from "Understanding" series by Yii wiki contributors:

Fixing extensions without modifying their code

Created 3 years ago by schmunkTips3 comments – viewed 9,050 times – ( +6 ) – version 1.1
If you're working a lot with extensions you often stumble upon problems, when you want to include them into your custom web application, like hardcoded or absolute path aliases or classes extended from core application components, which implement addiditonal features.

Functional tests independing from your urlManager settings

Created 5 years ago by RusAlexTips1 comment – viewed 9,019 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: