Practically Academy

The Practically Academy is what we used to call Show and Tell and it has evolved into so much more. Not only is this the place for our Heather Smalls moments but it is also where the team learns and shows what can be done.

Yii2 stream responses

Yii2 stream responses

In your Yii2 controller, it is quite common practice to return the stream of a file to the browser for your user to download. However, it’s not so well documented you can set any stream reference as the content of your response.

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Named regex matches in php

Named regex matches in php

When dealing with those pesky regular expressions trying to get our matches by their index, making your code that little less readable.

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A Lazy Canoe Trip Down the River

A Lazy Canoe Trip Down the River

A wonderful day canoeing and larking about on the beautiful river Wye. Photos from the day of all the team, though none of the kingfisher that we all saw…

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Git Repository Clean Up

Git Repository Clean Up

After you have been developing a project for some time your local git repo can become detached from the repository on ‘origin’. Here are a few commands you can run to clean things up a bit when you feel things are getting cluttered.

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