Symfony 2 based applications usually should be built driven
by tests. But given the nature of such applications I found myself wondering,
if unit testing with phpunit really is the right way to go.
Why? Because a Symfony application usually should implement a specified set
of features, and we should not be looking at our application from a functional
I’ve been using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS as operating system for
work and home use exclusively ever since it was released on these days I mostly
develop in C++ or in PHP to build Symfony 2 applications.
Building your network never has been easier. These days DevOps
are everywhere, and with tools like KVM,
and Puppet freely available, you can build your local
network by only focusing on what each system should do for you.
Symfony 2 is quite awesome, and what I really like is the
ability to switch out any component with another component. Ever since I
started building applications with Symfony one thing really has bothered
me, and that was Doctrine. It just did not feel natural to use it.