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Yii news 2022, issue 1
Published on May 2, 2022 by Alexander Makarov
Hello everyone! We thought 2021 was a hard year because of COVID. Well, it was but 2022 surprised us badly. It started with a prominent community member and a great person...
Yii news 2021, issue 4
Published on December 30, 2021 by Alexander Makarov
Merry Christmas and happy New Year, everyone!That's Alexander Makarov and a fresh Yii news issue.There were not that much news issues this year. This one is fourth. But there definitely were many things done. Despite being a hard year, I th...
Yii news 2021, issue 3
Published on August 20, 2021 by Alexander Makarov
Hello, community! Alex here again. Yii team was silent for a while. Not because of nothing happens but the opposite. Too much happens and all that at the same time. It is pleasant to work on Yii3 since it is finally getting more stable and...
Hello, everyone!This is not Yii news issue yet but something exciting I can't wait to share.We have partnered with FundOSS. Every extra donation to Yii found...
Yii news 2021, issue 2
Published on May 7, 2021 by Alexander Makarov
Hello, community!It is Alex Makarov, samdark, writing. This is a second issue this year. I was trying to get someone else from the team to write...
Yii news 2021, issue 1
Published on March 4, 2021 by Alexander Makarov
Hello, community! This is the first issue of Yii news in 2021. First months of the year were productive and resulted in Yii 3 package releases and significant progress in yet unreleased packages. We have improved our toolset, solved more is...
Yii news 2020, issue 8
Published on December 29, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Hello, everyone! This is the last Yii news issue of crazy 2020. I have barely managed to put it together because of Yii 3 development speed increased a lot. We haven't tagged all package releases this month, but many packages are very close...
Yii news 2020, issue 7
Published on November 11, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Hello everyone! It is another issue of Yii news. As usual, we have Yii 2 releases, Yii 3 updates, important Yii 1 updates and other news. Have a good read and stay healthy. - Alexander Makarov FoundationSince last time I had to spe...
Yii news 2020, issue 6
Published on September 17, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Yii news 2020, issue 6Hello, everyone!Almost three months passed since the last Yii news issue. We were almost silent and working hard. These days with Yii 3 team expansion I am managing, reviewing, designing, and guiding more, writing code...
Yii news 2020, issue 5
Published on July 8, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Hello, community! It is time for another Yii news issue. Both Yii 2 and Yii 3 are doing well. I've finally updated the team page...
Yii news 2020, issue 4
Published on May 3, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Hello everyone!This is the second news issue released during the quarantine. Since last time measures got tightened. Some aspects of life normalized as the world adapted, some did not. Still, as far as I know, everyone in the Yii communi...
Yii news 2020, issue 3
Published on March 25, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
A month passed since the previous issue and many things changed in the world during the time because of the virus. We have conferences canceled, travel ban, quarantine, kids at home almost 24/7, big changes in the IT landscape overall, e...
Yii news 2020, issue 2
Published on February 22, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Yii news 2020, issue 2 This issue was hard to get done. Not because there's no content to write about, on contrary: Yii 3 is improving and the process is so enjoyable that it was hard to stop for a moment and write about it 😅 🔷 Yii 2
Yii news 2020, issue 1
Published on January 22, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Hello everyone! This is a first update of the year and I hope you're starting the year as productively as we are. I've decided to name this year updates in the spirit of paper ma...
Yii: A year in review
Published on December 31, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
It is the end of 2019 so let's review what was done in a year. Funding An OpenCollective fund was created and later expanded with Tidelift and GitHub. The fund allowed me to focus on Yii 3 while keeping Yii 1.1 and Yii 2.0 well maintaine...
Hello everyone! We were silent for a month working on all the versions of the framework. Here's what we have so far. Yii 1 Code from master branch passed all tests on PHP 7.4 immediately. That was quite a surprise. There are still some i...
Yii 2.0.30, extensions and Yii 3
Published on November 20, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
Hello! Yesterday I've tagged some Yii 2 releases and tried to sum up Yii 3 progress, plans and problems.As a bonus, I've posted my collection of Yii-related...
Extension releases and Yii 3
Published on November 5, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
Hello everyone! It is Alexander again.// if you want to write next set of notes, let me knowToday three Yii 2 extensions got new releases:
It is release Tuesday today. Busy one. Since I've mentioned at recently visited conferences that I personally hope and aim to tag alpha version of Yii 3 by the end of the year, pull requests rate increased significantly for Yii 3 package...
Hello everyone! Today is release day. There are both Yii 2 releases and significant Yii 3 progress. Yii 2 New version 2.0.28 was tagged. It includes important security fix fo...