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Elementary introduction to using jQuery ajax and the yii framework

Created 4 years ago by dhimesHow-tos4 comments – viewed 38,156 times – ( +7 ) – version 1.1
In doing internet searches trying to learn how to incorporated ajax into web pages generated by the yii framework I noticed that there seems to be a lot of confusion. I worry that too-clever hacks will be broken in upgrades of the framework.
tags: AJAX

Using International Dates

Created 5 years ago by Russell EnglandHow-tos4 comments – viewed 37,769 times – ( +18 ) – version 1.1
I needed British (dd/mm/yyyy) formatted dates throughout my application but found it very difficult to find examples of how to do this - until I found this excellent forum post http://www.yiiframework.com/forum/index.php?/topic/3649-dealing-with-i18n-date-formats/

Getting the Most out of APC for Yii

Created 4 years ago by Da:SourcererHow-tos10 comments – viewed 37,372 times – ( +17 ) – version 1.1
The Advanced PHP Cache is a PHP extension which primarily serves as an opcode cache for PHP. The basic idea is to save PHP from re-evaluating the PHP code to intermediate bytecode on each request. Installing and enabling APC already yields a significant performance benefit. However, APC is not a black box that will magically change all for the better. More over it is important to understand that APC needs memory to operate.
tags: caching, apc

CGridView. Add custom class to table rows preserving original „odd“ and „even“

Created 3 years ago by Maug LeeHow-tos2 comments – viewed 37,076 times – ( +8 ) – version 1.1
Lets say we have such a CGridView widget showing a list of users for administrator. Users have status „active“ or „disabled“. Grid widget puts class „odd“ or „even“ to rows and we want to preserve this. So we want to add a class „disabled“ to rows with disabled users.

AssetManager: clearing browser's cache on site update

Created 4 years ago by dhampikHow-tos5 comments – viewed 36,864 times – ( +19 ) – version 1.1
If you like the things to be short and clear, then you can skip right to a short summary of instructions at the end of this article.

How to use Expression in default AccessControl to allow only the owner to do some action

Created 3 years ago by whatifHow-tos2 comments – viewed 36,831 times – ( +8 / -1 ) – version 1.1
Hi Everyone

Setting up PHPUnit and Selenium with IntelliJ IDEA/PhpStorm

Created 4 years ago by rAWTAZHow-tos0 comments – viewed 36,439 times – ( +7 ) – version 1.1
This article intends to summarize the steps taken to set up PHPUnit and Selenium for a Yii project, with IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate (the IDE). It was done on Mac OS X 10.6.

Client-side form validation using Twitter Bootstrap's Popovers

Created 3 years ago by TrejderHow-tos4 comments – viewed 36,256 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.

Additional form data with XUpload

Created 4 years ago by AsgarothHow-tos7 comments – viewed 35,839 times – ( +9 ) – version 1.1
In this article you'll learn how to send additional form data when uploading files using XUpload widget

Drop down list with enum values for column of type ENUM >+> incorporate into giix

Created 5 years ago by c@cbaHow-tos4 comments – viewed 35,156 times – ( +14 ) – version 1.1
Let's say our table 'mug' has a column named 'color' of the type ENUM('red','green','blue'). We want to replace the textfield for the attribute color in the create and update forms of a 'mug' with a drop down list, which has the enum values as options. The main code was contributed by zaccaria in the forum (see this post).