We are very pleased to announce the immediate availability of Yii Framework version 1.1.7. You can download it from the Yii project site at
In this release, we included more than 90 new features, enhancements and bug fixes. For the complete list of changes in this release, please see:
This released added a lot of exciting new features. To name a few, Yii now has: RESTful URL Support, Query Caching, Parameter Binding for Class-based Actions, Seamless Client-side Validation, Passing Parameters to Relational Named Scopes, Using 'through' with HAS_MANY and HAS_ONE, Using Transactions in DB Migration, and Registering and Using Custom Script Packages. You may find more details about these features in the following pages:
Please refer to the following upgrade instructions if you plan to upgrade from an old version to 1.1.7:
Thank you for your support!
The Yii Developer Team
ABOUT YII FRAMEWORK
Yii is a high-performance component-based PHP framework best suited for developing large-scale Web 2.0 applications. Yii comes with a full stack of features, including MVC, DAO/ActiveRecord, I18N/L10N, caching, jQuery-based AJAX support, authentication and role-based access control (RBAC), scaffolding, input validation, widgets, events, theming, XSS protection, Web services, and so on. With its thorough documentation and a friendly user community, Yii is easy to learn and can help you cut down your application development time significantly.