CakePHP is a web development framework, somewhat similar to Rails. It provides scaffolding tools, an ActiveRecord/DataMapper implementation, doesn't require much setup or configuration. It comes with helpers for text translations, caching, validation, authorization backends, CSRF and XSS protection, and templating. It follows the Web-"MVC" scheme, centralized route dispatching, less efficient class-by-class autoloading, etc. Thorough API documentation and a rich set of user-contributed plugins e
minor feature: shutdown errors in PHP 7.2 during tests when file caching is used. Skipped tests in PHP 7.3 that were previously skipped. Improved API documentation. Koji Tanaka. Mark Sch. Mark Story. bancer.