How to improve Symfony2 performance when running from shared folder on VM

Quite recently we, meaning PrepLounge, the startup I’m CTO at, got started on a new project and I chose Symfony as the framework to work with. After reading the docs and running through the, fairly simply, install/setup steps I ran into a problem: Performance was really bad. A single request to the default controller (no… Continue reading How to improve Symfony2 performance when running from shared folder on VM

Dev-Box: Virtual Machines for Developers

This post goes out to all the coders using a Windows machine for development. Might be interesting for others aswell but I can’t say much about that as I’m a Windows user myself ;) So what is this about? Well, some time ago I ran into smaller problems when trying to move a website from… Continue reading Dev-Box: Virtual Machines for Developers