Please note, that this article will be updated regularly as I have more and more snippets so come back in a few weeks
Upon creating my Yii2 Members System, I have ran into a few snags along the way that forced me to extend and bend Yii2 to my will.
Following is the table structure
CREATE TABLE IF NOT EXISTS `tblgroups` ( `id` int(11) NOT NULL, `groupname` varchar(150) NOT NULL, `status` tinyint(1) NOT NULL DEFAULT '1' COMMENT '1=Acitve,2=Inactive', `date` datetime NOT NULL ) ENGINE=MyISAM DEFAULT CHARSET=latin1;
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Using a version control system, like Git, is nice. However, when building an extension from scratch and loading it via Composer, it adds a lot of pain in the butt steps. You have to commit your changes, update composer to pull them over, then notice there is an error, fix, commit, update. repeat.. I don't want all my baby steps under Git. Sure, I could edit my commit history, but c'mon. Just let m...
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1. Create Extension in yii2.
There are a few issues with the other solutions I originally used that I found from other wikis. I address the issues I had in this much simpler and shorter way. I am also going to explain what is going into way more detail than others to help people understand what's going on.
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