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Yes, cakephp lovers may now download an 1.2 RC1 versionĀ  at http://cakephp.org/downloads.

I can’t wait to try it out its newest features and learn which are removed from previous versions and which areĀ  newly added.


Why do I hate the “noob” word? Some people might misinterpret someone called “noob” as being stupid. Let me clarify its meaning: noob means newbie, people! And that means, you are basically somewhat new to something. Being noob is not the same as being not knowledgeable about all things. I won’t let anyone call me a “noob” anymore. try me. dare me. make my day…

I just don’t get it. I didn’t say “you’re a noob” to anyone. But I am called a noob?! Grrr….


I thought I should share with my fellows this function I just created to get the first monday of the month using PHP.

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I just went to the ##php channel in irc.freenode.net to ask the great gurus about the opposite of ‘===’ .
Here is the excerpt of our discussion:

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If it happens to you that when you add a new record when scaffolding in cakephp 1.2 beta version, check if your mysql version is 5.1 or later, and check in my.ini of your mysql server and remove that “STRICT_TRANS_TABLES” setting, and then your cake scaffold will work just fine.

(source: http://groups.google.fr/group/cake-php/browse_thread/thread/a0b1a35c1909d5db )

Note: I think this is just a temporary fix. I was informed in irc that this bug is already fixed. It is advisable to get the latest code thru svn.


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