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Symfony Reverse Proxy: Memcached

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The Background Basically, we wanted to be able to use a simple Reverse Proxy (not Varnish, not Squid), that used a Memcache installation, instead of the file system. The Solution - Short I wrote a new MemcachedStore class that AppCache now uses instead. The bi…

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Better Symfony Environments: Large Systems

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The Background At my work, we deal with a project where we have several development servers, a few staging servers, and hundreds of production servers. The Issue Having to deal with all four different environment types, without having environments hardcoded i…

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Symfony2 Testing: Testing Services in Request Scope

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Getting into testing at work with one of our new projects, and we need to be able to test our services. The biggest problem I had here, is that we have several services not in the default scope. After a little bit of digging and testing, I came up with this: &…

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Symfony 2 and Memcached: A new Bundle

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Introduction So, I started work on a personal project of mine that I wanted to be able to use Memcached. The project is using the Symfony2 PHP framework, so I decided to look around a little bit to see if I could find a bundle that does what I needed. I stumbl…