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How to set up Unicode

Updated 2 years ago by Roman SolomatinHow-tos10 comments – viewed 71,743 times – ( +19 ) – version 1.1
To fix issues with display of special language characters once and for all there's a solution: use Unicode UTF-8 everywhere. If everything is set up to use Unicode, you can use mostly every language in your application.
tags: i18n, unicode

Client-side form validation using Twitter Bootstrap's Popovers

Updated 2 years ago by TrejderHow-tos4 comments – viewed 31,390 times – ( +4 / -1 ) – version 1.1
This article explains how to easily turn standard text-line validation errors into beautifully and professionally looking Twitter Bootstrap's Popovers.

Alternative folder structure for a standard Yii app

Updated 2 years ago by TrejderHow-tos4 comments – viewed 9,996 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.

Integrating HybridAuth directly into Yii without an extension

Updated 2 years ago by biz devHow-tos7 comments – viewed 28,828 times – ( +14 ) – version 1.1
This article tries to explain the steps required in integrating the HybridAuth into Yii directly, without using an extension.

Implementing menu items with progress (wait) dialog

Updated 2 years ago by TrejderHow-tos0 comments – viewed 5,382 times – ( +1 ) – version 1.1
This article shows one of possible ways to implement menu items (as well as links), which displays a progress / wait dialog and are redirecting browser to destination URL in the same time. This is especially useful, for links or routes that are know to be loaded for a prolonged period of time (i.e. getting a lot of data from database).

Yet another implementation of CPhpAuthManager.

Updated 2 years ago by seenivasanHow-tos3 comments – viewed 9,342 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.

How to implement an event and attach it in a behavior

Updated 2 years ago by seb7How-tos0 comments – viewed 12,304 times – ( +6 ) – version 1.1
This page explains how to implement an event and catch that event in a behavior.
tags: event, behavior

Implementing a Flat User Access System

Updated 2 years ago by TrejderHow-tos1 comment – viewed 8,662 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.

Limit a CGridView field to some preset length.

Updated 2 years ago by le_topHow-tos1 comment – viewed 9,581 times – ( +13 ) – version 1.1
Sometimes text inside a gridview column is just too long. That's why I figured out a way to make the column smaller while still providing the information.

How to change Migration Table name and use defined prefix.

Updated 2 years ago by jambandHow-tos1 comment – viewed 6,941 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.