News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Rob Morgan:
Getting Started With Phinx
October 18, 2012 @ 12:30:49

Rob Morgan has a recent post showing you how to use Phinx, a PHP-based database migration tool, to handle your database changes (both "up" and "down").

Earlier this year I decided to open-source one of my personal software projects - Phinx. Phinx is a database migration tool (think Ruby on Rails ActiveRecord migrations) where can you describe all of your database transformations in pure PHP. I have used this tool for many of my consulting projects, however it still took a lot of effort to turn it into a re-usable product. In this tutorial I'm going to explain how to install Phinx and use it with a simple guestbook application.

He uses a sample guestbook project for his example, showing how to get it all installed and how to create a migration that adds a "posts" table.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
phinx database migration tutorial introduction guestbook


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

IBM developerWorks: Cloud computing with PHP, Part 1: Using Amazon S3 with the Zend Framework

PHPMaster.com: Generate Documentation with ApiGen

Zend Developer Zone: Decorators with Zend_Form

PHP Web Services: How to configure https for Apache2.2 and consume PHP web services over https

SitePoint.com: The CakePHP Framework: Your First Bite


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


list install opinion podcast interview threedevsandamaybe introduction unittest release api testing code developer community framework series laravel wordpress language refactor

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework