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Symfony 5: The Fast Track

A project in Lille, France by Fabien Potencier

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A step by step book about writing applications with Symfony 5
Backers: 663
Average Pledge Per Backer: €79

Funded: €52,699 of €10,000
Dates: Oct 23rd -> Nov 22nd (31 days)
Project By: Fabien Potencier
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Latest News

Signed copy of the book for upper tiers

November 14th - via:
This is my first Kickstarter. To be honest, I didn't know if it would be successful or not. I'm very happy it is. There have been some confusion about the rewards though. One question has been about lower tiers being included in upper ones. I did not... (Read More)

The final infrastructure of the project

November 13th - via:
The book is about creating a "real" project. Real means that it's not a "Hello-World"-style project. It's not just about PHP and a database. To show you the extend of the tools and services we are going to use, here is a diagram of the final... (Read More)

The full table of contents is now available

November 7th - via:
Most of the book content is now done. I'm still working on the last chapters. Time to reveal the full table of contents. You can download it now.  (Read More)

Book cover...

November 4th - via:
Just for you, here is the book cover draft:  (Read More)

The paper book will have an index

November 3rd - via:
Today, I worked on the book index. It will only be available in the paper book, and it is a great way to find specific paragraphs. It should be very useful after a first read to quickly find something you forgot about.   (Read More)

The book will talk about the Workflow Component

October 28th - via:
One idea for this book is to talk about less known components. You might not think you need the Workflow component, but I'm pretty sure many applications could use it. Here is the workflow we will implement together: Spam detection via an API so that... (Read More)

Table of Contents

October 27th - via:
I've made good progress last week. The table of contents is not finished yet, I might remove some chapters or add other ones, but here is a tentative one (final paper book rendering):  (Read More)

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