Smarty haters


We’re not the only ones that hate Smarty.

Don’t be too hard on Smarty! It served many of us well in its day. Sure, there are few good reasons to use Smarty today. Before there were viable MVC frameworks

Is smarty right for me?

No. Despite its name, Smarty is not the most intelligent solution available to you.

It’s true that Smarty has received numerous testimonials over the years. However, it’s clear that most of these testimonials are from developers who are unfamiliar with …


It turns convenience could be get after using a framework that implements the MVC when want to hold a variety of changes in a web application. If Engadget-Engadget while still using pure PHP, ya when ya want to change the

Base URL in CI

The best way to accomplish this is to overwrite the line in config.php with the following code:

$config['base_url']    = 'http://'.$_SERVER['HTTP_HOST'].'/';

If in your config you are using sub folders then …

Securing your CI based site

Error reporting might something you face while building site with CI.
It turns out when the application is running and there is an error, then the error is reporting that others still displaying error messages that could be injurious to …

Within CI, CakePHP and Zend

Within CI, CakePHP, and Zend, three of it had its own benefit and fans, but which one you desire its all about how much you get comfortable with and the main purpose developing the sites.
For more information about the …

Force Download in CakePHP

Below are some script code that might be useful for you whom had tried to do force download in cakePHP.
Okay no more further talking, find it below:

function download($id = null){
$file = $this->Download->findById($id);
$direktori = “files/downloads/”;
$filename = …

Search Form with cakePHP

how the hell is a way to make the data based on the search form field using the CakePHP Framework?.. actually this discussion will also be discussed at a follow-up edition of CakePHP books (complete with Highlighting techniques). just wait …

Smarty PHP

Smarty is a template engine for PHP, very useful for separating logic and layout work is work. The bottom line using Smarty then it’s very easy for us to do to customize the web interface should display website (template) made …