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: Added FlashComponent::getSession() protected method to make application extensions easier to build. Entity::hasErrors() now only returns true when an error array is not empty. The date, time, and datetime allowEmpty methods on Validator now allow as an empty value. Improved API documentation. Database Expression Comparison now clones its children recursively. Http ResponseEmitter now calls session_write_() in fast-cgi servers. This helps ensure that the session has been persisted. Greatly improved performance of cake i18n extract. ADmad. Cauan Cabral. David Yell. Edgaras Janušauskas. Mark Scherer. Mark Story. Michal. Robert Pustułka. saeideng.