DrupalCon Amsterdam 2019: Drupal 8 BOGOFs: A Hitchhiker's Guide to Less Popular Symfony Components

Nov 01, 2019

Deji Akala
Ijed Ltd, Swindon, United Kingdom

"Buy one, get one free" is a marketing tactic that works even though, in actual fact, two items are being sold. There has been a lot of interest in Symfony components since the decision was taken to build Drupal 8 on them. However, even in a vanilla installation, there are some "hidden" components that Composer pulls in as a dependency and we can leverage them for free without doing much work. Some other components are used sparingly and we can freely apply them to different situations.

In this session we will learn about these components waiting to be exploited in innovative ways.

Hi! I'm Karim Boudjema, the developer and site-builder of this site. I'm currently working as a freelance Drupal developer.

I was wondering how could I giving back to the Drupal community all what it gave to me during the last 10 years, that's how the idea of this site came to me ... (read more)

Hi! I’m Santiago Rico, the web designer and themer of this site.

When Karim proposed me to design and theme this site for the Drupal community, I accepted immediately because the community is the main reason why I love Drupal so much.