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Using jQuery UI 1.8.10 themes with Yii 1.1.6

Created 4 years ago by a110yTips7 comments – viewed 16,115 times – ( +2 ) – version 1.1
When using the latest stable jQuery UI themes (1.8.10) with Yii 1.1.6 (which uses 1.8.6) the widgets don't appear (they're invisible but they're there). In order to make them visible you need to change the following line:

Code style

Created 4 years ago by zaccariaTips2 comments – viewed 15,299 times – ( +29 ) – version 1.1
Often, when writing widgets or editing Yii code, it is unclear whether or not the code is following the MVC pattern.
tags: mvc

Debugging CActiveRecord failed save() attempts

Created 2 years ago by BoazTips0 comments – viewed 15,159 times – ( +5 ) – version 1.1
When you're filling up a form of a CActiveRecord (using CActiveForm for example), usually you'll construct your code so that in case of validation error you'll get back the form with the error displayed back to you, typically when CActiveForm.errorSummary() is used. This is how its done by Gii.

Extending CActiveForm for some form display fixes and language tweaks

Created 4 years ago by TrejderTips0 comments – viewed 14,955 times – ( +5 ) – version 1.1
In this simple example I'll demonstrate how to extend CActiveForm class to overload some drawing functions to achieve some commonly used fixes in forms.

A simple class to use a different db for a module

Created 4 years ago by tydeas_drTips2 comments – viewed 14,750 times – ( +9 ) – version 1.1
What would you do if you want/need to have a different than the main database connection in an module's models?

Customizing Yii's formatting rules (extending CFormatter)

Created 3 years ago by HaenselTips0 comments – viewed 14,661 times – ( +14 ) – version 1.1
CFormatter is one of Yii's core components and used to format values displayed in widgets like CGridView or CDetailView. All classic formats like numbers, text, urls or datetime are supported but you may have to use a formatting rule that isn't built in. Let's say we want to display arrays of strings (like tags associated with a product model). When using CDetailView we would usually make use of PHPs implode function to create a simple string value of all values in the $product->tags array.

A simple action for XUpload extension

Created 4 years ago by tydeas_drTips1 comment – viewed 14,170 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

Auto TDD - How to auto-run PHPUnit

Created 4 years ago by imeheszTips3 comments – viewed 13,991 times – ( +3 / -1 ) – version 1.1
If you are lucky enough and have the privilege to develop on a Linux based environment, this little tip might boost-up your TDD process (at least the Unit Testing part). Please note, that this should work just fine with Apple computers also, but not tested!
tags: PHPUnit, testing, TDD

BootProgressColumn - Progress Bar Inside GridView Column compatible with 'bootstrap' extension

Created 3 years ago by LuizTips1 comment – viewed 13,845 times – ( +7 ) – version 1.1
A little hint of how to create a progress bar inside the column of the grid, using the 'bootstrap' extension.

adding class and links to Ctreeview node

Created 4 years ago by bingjie2680Tips2 comments – viewed 13,126 times – ( +4 ) – version 1.1
This article will show you how to add links and class to each node in ctreeview. so you can attach events in js by obtaining handler on anchor or class.
tags: ctreeview, link, class