Posts Tagged: web development

CSS Parent Selector

As of CSS version 3, there is no parent element selector. You can’t do something like this. #my_big_butt:parent { color:#ff3333; } If the parent selector existed, this would return, which element? <div> <img src=”../../my_big_butt.png” alt=”My Big Fat Booty” /> </div> You would be getting the div element. It seems stupid that the browser’s and the… Read more »

Symfony 2 Getting Started Guide Now Available

It is here folks. The moment you have all been waiting for. My new Symfony 2 Getting Started tutorial is here. This is a simple and powerful tutorial that will get your through many of the core components of building applications using open source Symfony. I love Symfony, and I think you will too, so… Read more »

Access Control with Symfony 2 Custom Security Voter

While doing some research on Symfony2, I found this quick tutorial about creating custom security voters. It’s a great way to get more out of the underlying security framework in Symfony. Symfony2 Security Voters by Kris Wallsmith. If you’re looking to get started with Symfony 2, check out my “getting started” eBook.