CakePHP i18n: problem of updating .po files with a text editor

According to CakePHP documentation, you can use the console to generate .pot file, a template file for all .po files used to localize your website to different languages.  The documentation also recommends using PoEdit to edit your .po files.

Since always I try to play nicely with CakePHP, I followed the the directions and used the console to generate the template and PoEdit to generate a .po file from this template, and then ……., nothing worked :-| …more




Yet another blog post about CakePHP ACL
This post isn’t a standalone tutorial about ACL in CakePHP, and it’s not meant to be so.  There are already many posts in the cloud about such topic.  The purpose of this post is to emphasis some nontrivial hints or small tricks at least for me :-)
Please, make sure to read one of those tutorials before getting through this post, I do recommend that one comes in the documentation of CakePHP.
So, let’s go and see how things should go.  I am going to implement this simple typical application with Groups and Users.  A User belongs to a Group.  The ‘admin’ Group can do anything with Users.  A User can only list the available users (index action)

This post isn’t a standalone tutorial about ACL in CakePHP, and it’s not meant to be so.  There are already many posts in the cloud about such topic.  The purpose of this post is to emphasis some nontrivial hints or small tricks, at least nontrivial for me :-)

Please, make sure to read one of those tutorials before getting through this post, I do recommend the one comes in the documentation of CakePHP. …more