So you love microframeworks like Silex. Yep - me too. Being able to create a single file and immediately code up some routes is awesome.
But Symfony is a big framework, right? Wrong! Symfony can be as small as a single file!
In this tutorial, we'll bootstrap a project using Symfony as a micro-framework: something that looks more like Silex, but with the tools you're used to. This means:
So if your next project is perfect for a micro-framework, you can still use Symfony.
Oh, and thanks to Benjamin Eberlei for his blog post and work - Symfony All The Things (Web) that served as motivation.