David Buchmann

David Buchmann

David Buchmann works at Liip AG as lead developer and Symfony coach. He is an open source enthusiast, co-author of PSR-18 and Httplug, maintainer of FOSHttpCache and contributor to the Symfony framework. When he is not coding, he enjoys travelling with his girlfriend, music and boardgames.

Montreal 2022 sessions

Symfony routing under the hood

English session - Intermediate

Routing is this thing about mapping URLs to controllers, right? But in fact, there is a lot going on. Understanding the routing process will enable you to write more flexible code and keep logic out of your controllers. In this talk, we will see how the Symfony routing actually works and then look at extension points like ParamConverters, custom request listeners and have a look at extending the route matching process.

Using Symfony components standalone in any project

English session - Intermediate

Symfony is not only a full stack framework, but also a collection of components that you can use stand alone in your projects to solve specific tasks. I will explain the ideas of the components and basic concepts, then look more specifically at the console component.

Vancouver 2016 sessions

Montreal 2016 sessions