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Using Yii2 mdmsoft yii2-admin to deny access to a module

May 21st, 2017
After installing mdm add the following to your main.php return [ 'components' => [ 'authManager' => [ 'class' => 'yii\rbac\DbManager', 'defaultRoles' => [ 'guest' ] ], ], 'modules' => [ 'mdm' => [ 'class' =>… more »

Error: SQLSTATE[HY000] [2002] php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo failed: Name or service not known

May 19th, 2017
Recently had a problem with Yii2's migrate when trying to connect to a local database. [root@example.com yii-application]# ./yii migrate Yii Migration Tool (based on Yii v2.0.11.2) Error: SQLSTATE[HY000] [2002] php_network_getaddresses: getaddrinfo… more »

Disable Firefox adding www to the start of address and com to the end

May 17th, 2017
It's one of those things that's really annoying and the solution is not very easy to find because searching Google for www and .com doesn't give you anything useful. In the address bar type: about:config Accept the warnings about pending doom Enter:… more »

SVN Cheat Sheet

February 22nd, 2017
I always think that using SVN is like using a really broken version of git. The fact that SVN allows you to checkout part of a tree and thus have any folder as the root of your source controller encourages developers to hack solutions which is probably… more »

Practical example of FileSuka

January 18th, 2017
I wrote FileSuka about 4 years ago. Unfortunately, it was never picked up as much as I would have liked but it has been consistently downloaded between 1-10 times every month since then. I think there were 2 main problems with it. For me Suka was short… more »