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: Replace hard coded test directory paths with constants. Add model id to all interal exists() method calls. This makes the usage compatible with the shim plugin. Tests are all passing with PHP 7.3. Improved API documentation. ENUM columns will use strings for all values instead of conditionally using an integer. errors when using cake schema with ENUM columns. Joseph Zidell. Koji Tanaka. Mark Story. Martin Stücklschwaiger. Val Bancer. Yaser Naderi. bancer. mark_story.