Month: February 2022

  • AT&T the SPAM NETWORK

    AT&T the SPAM NETWORK

    You can’t get worse service than AT&T. If you like SPAM THEN AT&T IS YOUR PROVIDER OF CHOICE. That could be another title for this article. This is the MOST GREEDY  OF THE MOST GREEDY POS COMPANIES ON EARTH. Lets face it AT&T is the absolute worst cell carrier out there. Their coverage TOTALLY SUCKS […]

  • Symfony Messenger vs EventDispatcher learn more

    Symfony Messenger vs EventDispatcher learn more

    So maybe you are looking into how to use Symfony in a more Event Driven way. Or maybe you want to speed up your apps response time to users. Or maybe the article title sounds interesting so you are reading this. Under the hood Symfony has something called an EventDispatcher system. You can see this […]

  • How to fix Composer GitHub API limit (0 calls/hr) is exhausted … errors

    How to fix Composer GitHub API limit (0 calls/hr) is exhausted … errors

    Programming Joke. How does a mechanic start their day? They go to work. They get their tools and start working. How does a carpenter start their day? They go to work. They pick up their tools and begin where they left off the previous day. How does a web developer start their day? They go […]

  • How does Symfony decide what content type to return in a response?

    How does Symfony decide what content type to return in a response?

    This isn’t a real article it is a link to an article that explains this process. This way I can find this information again later when I need it and also google can find this question for others in the future and they can find the Symfony cast with the info they need.  And…. this […]

  • Why can only Symfony controller methods be auto-wired and not other services methods?

    Why can only Symfony controller methods be auto-wired and not other services methods?

    So when I first encountered this issue with Symfony I was baffled.  Why can you auto-wire Symfony Controller methods but with Services (aka your other classes under src) why do you have to auto-wire only the constructor. I couldn’t figure out why I couldn’t auto-wire to the methods instead. Well, while working on deciding how […]

  • Symfony 5+ error logging handlers explained

    Symfony 5+ error logging handlers explained

    This will be a super long article, this subject is way more complex than it originally sounds. As always, I’ll be updating this soon with more info and possibly more examples as I figure it out better. First off, you are not limited to just one logger in Symfony. However, the most popular is Monolog […]

  • PHP Enumeration classes vs fake enumerations what to use.

    PHP Enumeration classes vs fake enumerations what to use.

    I am growing to HATE PHP ENUMS. Why? Because if you forget to call ->value you get BS errors about cannot convert object to string. It is just another un-needed step. Enums sounded cool at first but fuq the BS with calling ->value, it is entirely too easy to forget. Enumeration classes in PHP are […]