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CakePHP 2 Application Cookbook

By : James Watts, Cake Software Foundation, Inc.
Book Image

CakePHP 2 Application Cookbook

By: James Watts, Cake Software Foundation, Inc.

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (20 chapters)
CakePHP 2 Application Cookbook
Credits
Foreword
About the Authors
About the Reviewer
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

Introduction


CakePHP is a web framework for rapid application development (RAD), which admittedly covers a wide range of areas and possibilities. However, at its core, it provides a solid architecture for the CRUD (create/read/update/delete) interface.

This chapter is a set of quick-start recipes to dive head first into using the framework and build out a simple CRUD around product management.

If you want to try the code examples on your own, make sure that you have CakePHP 2.5.2 installed and configured to use a database—you should see something like this: