Yii grid view: sort by multiple level related values
Created by: boaz on: June 9, 2012

This post gives a quick reference and recipe for having a CGridView sort on 2nd level related objects

My first Yii extension!
Created by: boaz on: May 22, 2012

My first Yii extension is now released

Using a widget located in a module as an AJAX action provider
Created by: boaz on: May 20, 2012

Making a widget within a module process AJAX calls nicely, and return really partial content :)

Enforcing translation of message in Yii
Created by: boaz on: May 15, 2012

How to enforce message-translation in Yii when everything works in plain, default English

updating "AUTO_INCREMENT" value in a MySQL table
Created by: boaz on: May 10, 2012

Technical howto on how to either zero "AUTO_INCREMENT" or set it to specific value

The quickest guide for porting Yii CWidgets to CPortlets
Created by: boaz on: May 9, 2012

This will be the shortest guide on porting a Yii CWidget to CPortlet...

New kind of spam-comments
Created by: boaz on: April 23, 2012

This post is about an apparent new breed of spam-comments just started appearing in this blog, today.

A little venting
Created by: boaz on: April 16, 2012

Ranting about lacking documentation in OSS...

Moving to Yii - resurrecting this blog!
Created by: boaz on: March 19, 2012

This blog is now ported to Yii Framework. Possibly, you've got all the past articles back in your RSS reader. If so, please mark all as read - but not the future articles... :-)

Setting "maxlength" attribute on password_confirm field type in Drupal 6
Created by: boaz on: July 1, 2009
I recently needed to alter a standard password_confirm field type in a form that I maintain. Apparently, setting '#maxlength' property on password_confirm form field has no effect. No helpful at all also proved Drupal FAPI official reference (oddly) which has no mention of password_confirm element(!). Anybody who knows why is welcome to hint me.