News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Graham Christensen's Blog:
Sane Pre-Commit Hooks for Symfony + Git
August 25, 2009 @ 13:49:16

Symfony users will want to check out this pre-commit hook for git from Graham Christensen that can help you keep your sanity in place by rebuilding some of the essentials when a commit is made.

Throughout my history of working with Symfony, I've noticed a trend that I'll make a minor edit in a database configuration file, forget to actually regenerate the models and forms, commit the edit, and then find several days later (when I do want to regenerate the models) that they're breaking. I then do this little dance of going through the history finding out where exactly I went wrong.

To remedy the situation he came up with a pre-commit hook that does the following:

  • rebuilds SQL from schemas
  • rebuilds models
  • rebuilds forms
  • rebuilds filters
  • inserts sample SQL data
  • loads all data from the fixture files

Full example code for the hook is included in the post.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
symfony framework precommit hook rebuild


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Pro Developer: FuelPHP history and future

Francois Zeninotto's Blog: Comparing Propel, Doctrine and sfPropelFinder

Symfony Blog: Symfony Day 2010

Zend Developer Zone: Zend Framework Site Gets Bug Tracker, Source Browser.

Phil Sturgeon's Blog: CodeIgniter 2.0 is stable (enough)


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


unittest release language opinion community framework interview series list code laravel introduction symfony2 podcast install configure developer testing threedevsandamaybe refactor

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework