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Simple skeleton for Silex application
require_once __dir__.'/vendor/autoload.php';
use Symfony\Component\HttpFoundation\Request;
use Symfony\Component\HttpFoundation\Response;
* Simple skeleton for Silex
* Run in PHP >=5.4: $ php -S localhost:8080 -t web web/index.php
* Assuming that your webroot are in web and your app file is index.php.
$app = new Silex\Application();
$app['debug'] = true;
* Simple controller
$app->get('/hello/{name}', function (Request $request, $name)
return "hello {$name}. Welcome to my firts app in Silex";
->assert('name', '[a-zA-z0-9]') // Your param constraint
->convert('name', function($v){ return strtoupper($v); }) // Transform your param before
->value('name', ''); // Default value
* Redirect controller
$app->get('/', function(Silex\Application $app){
return $app->redirect('/hello');
* Manage errors:
$app->error(function(\Exception $e, $code) use($app)
return new Response('Something is wrong');
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