The "Symfony DDD Edition" distribution
Welcome to the Symfony DDD Edition - a fully-functional Symfony2 application that you can use as the skeleton for your new applications.
This edition is a modified clone of the great gimler/symfony-rest-edition.
This document contains information on how to download, install, and start using Symfony. For a more detailed explanation, see the [Installation] chapter of the Symfony Documentation.
- Installing the DDD Edition
When it comes to installing the Symfony DDD Edition, you have the following options.
As Symfony uses [Composer] to manage its dependencies, the recommended way to create a new project is to use it.
If you don't have Composer yet, download it following the instructions on http://getcomposer.org/ or just run the following command:
curl -s http://getcomposer.org/installer | php
Then, use the
create-project command to generate a new Symfony application:
php composer.phar create-project crafics/symfony-ddd-edition --stability=dev path/to/install
Composer will install Symfony and all its dependencies under the
To quickly test Symfony, you can also download an [archive] of the Standard Edition and unpack it somewhere under your web server root directory.
If you downloaded an archive "without vendors", you also need to install all the necessary dependencies. Download composer (see above) and run the following command:
php composer.phar install
- Checking your System Configuration
Before starting coding, make sure that your local system is properly configured for Symfony.
check.php script from the command line:
config.php script from a browser:
If you get any warnings or recommendations, fix them before moving on.