News Feed
Sections




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

Stan Lemon:
Aura.Micro - Experimental Replacement for Silex
December 14, 2012 @ 09:29:12

With all of the recent talk about the Aura framework that's been happening lately, Stan Lemon thought it would be interesting to see how a microframework based on the Aura packages would be to create. He's posted about his experiences on his site today.

I was recently working on a small project that used Silex. As I browsed my vendor folder, I realized how much extra "stuff" I had inherited with Silex. There were a bunch of other components required when all I wanted was some quick and easy routing, micro-framework style. When I think about going lean I always find myself coming back to Aura. Micro-frameworks are not a new to idea to Aura, so I wondered if I could take the elegance and ease of Silex by wrapping up Aura.Router and exposing it through a similar API.

The result of his work is Aura.Micro, a simple microframework that really just handles routing (unlike Silex with builds on the Pimple DI as well). He includes an example of it in use, defining several different kinds of actions on the routing like "before", "finish" and a few "get" routes.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
auramicro microframework experiment silex router


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Cal Evans: Managing the Verbosity of symfony’s Command Object With a Trait

Volker Dusch: A silex love story - 'Embedded' PHP

Christian Schaefer's Blog: Using PHP Web Scraper Goutte in a Console Task in a Silex project

Gonzalo Ayuso: Using the event dispatcher in a Silex application

Ligaya Turmelle's Blog: Quick snip (or Zend Framework in a Subdirectory)


Community Events





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


update podcast security voicesoftheelephpant community install release language version introduction composer opinion laravel symfony package library tool framework interview series

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