After a lot of work, Backpack\CRUD has finally reached the 3.3 milestone. There have been A LOT of changes, but we've managed to keep i...
After a lot of work, Backpack\CRUD has finally reached the 3.3 milestone.
There have been A LOT of changes, but we've managed to keep it as backwards-compatible as possible. We won't mention the countless bug fixes here, just the new stuff you should know you can now do with Backpack.
backpack_url()helper. It returns the administration URLs prefixed by the configured string, so you don't have to use the config value manually every time.
backpack_avatar_url()helper; just like backpack_url(), but points to the user's avatar;
'orderable' => falsewhen you define them.
'searchLogic' => falsewhen you define them.
searchLogicattribute. This will help you create search logic even for previously-impossible columns, such as
model_function_attribute. Details here.
select_multiplecolumns will automatically search within the connected entities. This previously manual and boring task is now automatic.
A) For new projects - if you've installed Backpack after November 6th 2017, you're already using it;
B) For old projects - please follow the upgrade guide;
What do you think about this?
Wondering what our community has been up to?