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CakePHP: Subclassing Models

Spotted in the comments on the Bakery: App::Import (‘model’, ‘User’); class Seller extends User { var $name = ‘Seller’; } Thanks to Przemysław Sitek for this useful snippet! Advertisements

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I tried realy hard to come up with a reason to post this. Oh look! PHP!

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CakePHP Zebra Striped Tables

The following code sample will add an ‘altrow’ class to every alternative row in a table with a minumum overhead. The code produced is compatible with the default cake.generic.css stylesheet: <?php foreach ($upcoming_events as $i=>$event) { ?> <tr<?php echo ($i

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My Daily WTF

From Back up Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 by using built-in tools You can back up but you cannot restore a configuration database. O.o

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Quote of the Day: Valid Asshole

Usually, if you’re validating someone else’s code, it’s because you’re being an asshole. from JeffCroft.com

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Quote of the Day: A Patently Bad Idea

Can you patent ideas? I would like to patent this concept. Then I will never let anyone use it ever again. From the comments over on The Daily WTF

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PHP Sessions fail in IE if there is an underscore in the domain name

This one is a new one on me ( and I got bitten with it today 😦 ) ********************WARNING*********************** There’s a bug in Internet explorer in which sessions do not work if the name of the server is not a

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