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How to implement an event and attach it in a behavior

Created 2 years ago by seb7How-tos0 comments – viewed 13,871 times – ( +6 ) – version 1.1
This page explains how to implement an event and catch that event in a behavior.
tags: event, behavior

Yet another implementation of CPhpAuthManager.

Created 2 years ago by seenivasanHow-tos3 comments – viewed 9,933 times – ( +8 / -1 ) – version 1.1
In this wiki, I try to implement a simple authorization schema without putting much logic inside a file or into database table. We are constructing authorization hierarchy inside the controller. We are getting roles for the current user from database table and assigning only roles to user that are declared in the particular controller. We have brought down the work of loading of auth data at main application level to controller level. This way we have pulverised auth data for entire site into smaller units. Finally we are going to look at couple of examples.

Alternative folder structure for a standard Yii app

Created 2 years ago by TrejderHow-tos4 comments – viewed 11,067 times – ( +5 ) – version 1.1
I found a standard Yii app's protected folder structure nearly perfect. With a few simple moves and a little bit change to the code, I managed to bring it to the level, which I found as fully perfect. I want to share my point of view, in case someone would like to use this structure as well.

How to change Migration Table name and use defined prefix.

Created 2 years ago by JorgeeHow-tos1 comment – viewed 7,752 times – ( +3 ) – version 1.1
To accomplish the task of changing Migration table's name, by default tbl_migration, you need to add the following in your ./protected/config/console.php.

Using Google Maps in Yii Applications via Jquery

Created 2 years ago by bluyellHow-tos2 comments – viewed 12,436 times – ( +2 / -1 ) – version 1.1

Implementing a Flat User Access System

Created 2 years ago by TrejderHow-tos1 comment – viewed 9,284 times – ( +9 ) – version 1.1
This article shows a quick and easy way to implement flat user access control system. Flat means, that user access is controlled by level only, which is solution exactly opposite to complex RBAC access systems.

How to use the official Yii installer for Composer (**DEPRECATED**)

Created 2 years ago by br0skHow-tos9 comments – viewed 24,682 times – ( +3 ) – version 1.1
This wiki shall be considered deprecated since the Yii installer for composer has been discontinued.

YiiBooster: How to implement files and images upload on TbRedactor Widget

Created 2 years ago by Antonio RamirezHow-tos3 comments – viewed 22,116 times – ( +13 ) – version 1.1
I have been requested to provide a tutorial on how to use the file upload feature of the TbRedactor widget, and even though I am no longer supporting the library due that the work belongs to Clevertech, I feel that I owe that to the Yii developers. So, here is the  tutorial.

Using Grunt for deploying client scripts

Created 2 years ago by Chris83How-tos8 comments – viewed 14,082 times – ( +11 ) – version 1.1
For a long time I have struggled to find a suitable tool for doing server tasks such as compiling LESS files, concatenating and minifying of JavaScript files and copying the minified JavaScript files. While most of these tasks can be done with Yii extensions I would still not recommend using them because it requires you to include these extensions in your project, and therefore also deploying them in your production environment.