Extending Yii's Web Application Creation

I found out that after creating my Yii Applications through Yiic.bat, I tend to modify the same things in all of them (adding .htaccess files for pretty urls (no index.php), adding a reference for my custom modules directory, etc.), so I decided to try and override the WebApp ...

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Creating a common Yii code directory

Yii natively supports code recycling, by allowing you to store common code in modules, widgets etc.
However, to share code between applications, you still have to copy the files from one application to another. Right? Wrong!
I recently created a common code directory (wittingly called "my-yii") where I store all ...

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RssCache - An RSS Cache / Aggregator

Note: I'm no longer using this site, and might take it down. Let me know if you want the code.

Recently I've decided that I want to use ╬╝Torrent's Feed ability to auto download BitTorrent torrents, after I gave up on Miro (I moved my video library ...

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Dumping your MySQL db using PHP

Hi.
One of my clients asked me to be able to take manual backups of his DB, and because he wasn't so technologically-inclined, using the hosting company's interface wasn't an option. So I created a small PHP page that uses mysqldump to dump the site's db ...

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