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"safe" and "unsafe" Model validators (massive assignments)

Created 3 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz)How-tos4 comments – viewed 21,131 times – ( +4 / -6 ) – version 1.1
Ok, it is a little bit difficult to full understanding the unsafe validator.

pass variables or content block from view file to layout file

Created 4 years ago by yiqing95How-tos0 comments – viewed 21,116 times – ( +2 ) – version 1.1
If you use yiic to generate webApplication there will be a layout folder under the protected/views/, and the Controller class under protected/components which will use by default these layouts files.

Multilanguage and SEO friendly

Created 3 years ago by InterboyHow-tos1 comment – viewed 20,937 times – ( +5 ) – version 1.1
In your application configuration (protected/config/main.php), set the sourceLanguage parameter to English:

Simple example for language translation

Created 3 years ago by RKAHow-tos2 comments – viewed 20,914 times – ( +1 ) – version 1.1
Language translation is a common requirement in multi lingual sites. In Yii, we can translate using message and view translation.
tags: yii, i18n

How to hide index.php on Microsoft Windows Server with IIS7

Created 4 years ago by GiulianoHow-tos2 comments – viewed 20,843 times – ( +10 ) – version 1.1
I've seen lot of people struggling in finding a way to hide the script name when installing their Yii Application. In an Apache environment everything is well documented in this wiki article, but for those who are running their app on a Windows Server machine there are no hints.

i18n All-in-one format and timezone conversions for date, time, timestamp and datetime.

Created 3 years ago by Gerhard LiebenbergHow-tos3 comments – viewed 20,809 times – ( +8 / -1 ) – version 1.1
Countries sometimes change their laws pertaining to time zones and daylight saving times. This means that GMT+2 can be a different local time this August compared to last August! It could even be a different date!

Load the Yii-Bootstrap Extension on Specific Actions

Created 4 years ago by chuntleyHow-tos5 comments – viewed 20,285 times – ( +10 ) – version 1.1
A big problem I've hit with the Yii-Bootstrap extension is that all AJAX requests are initializing Bootstrap because of preload. This is a huge waste of resources, especially when using AJAX-based file uploaders that split the file into chunks. Large file uploads using that method could be initializing bootstrap hundreds of times.
tags: bootstrap, filter

Popup AJAX DialogBox without any extension

Created 3 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz)How-tos4 comments – viewed 20,163 times – ( +8 / -1 ) – version 1.1
In this wiki I explain how to show a default popup dialogbox (like Gii does) using an existing module.

HOW TO: Use token based authentication

Created 3 years ago by le_topHow-tos2 comments – viewed 19,847 times – ( +5 ) – version 1.1
After reading the other wiki article regarding token based access, I thought that it might be interesting to share my method.

How to use Smarty renderer in Yii

Created 6 years ago by dongbetaHow-tos2 comments – viewed 19,582 times – ( +4 ) – version 1.1
At first, create a class named SmartyRenderer under application/components or any directory you want.
tags: smarty, renderer