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Description

Slim is a PHP micro-framework that helps you quickly write simple yet powerful web applications and APIs.

Programming language: PHP
Tags: Frameworks     Micro Frameworks     REST     Psr7    
Latest version: v4.2.0

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Slim Framework

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Slim is a PHP micro-framework that helps you quickly write simple yet powerful web applications and APIs.

Installation

It's recommended that you use Composer to install Slim.

$ composer require slim/slim:^4.0

This will install Slim and all required dependencies. Slim requires PHP 7.1 or newer.

Choose a PSR-7 Implementation & ServerRequest Creator

Before you can get up and running with Slim you will need to choose a PSR-7 implementation that best fits your application. A few notable ones:

Slim-Http Decorators

Slim-Http is a set of decorators for any PSR-7 implementation that we recommend is used with Slim Framework. To install the Slim-Http library simply run the following command:

composer require slim/http

The ServerRequest and Response object decorators are automatically detected and applied by the internal factories. If you have installed Slim-Http and wish to turn off automatic object decoration you can use the following statements:

<?php

use Slim\Factory\AppFactory;
use Slim\Factory\ServerRequestCreatorFactory;

AppFactory::setSlimHttpDecoratorsAutomaticDetection(false);
ServerRequestCreatorFactory::setSlimHttpDecoratorsAutomaticDetection(false);

$app = AppFactory::create();

// ...

Hello World using AppFactory with PSR-7 auto-detection

In order for auto-detection to work and enable you to use AppFactory::create() and App::run() without having to manually create a ServerRequest you need to install one of the following implementations:

Then create file public/index.php.

<?php
use Psr\Http\Message\ResponseInterface as Response;
use Psr\Http\Message\ServerRequestInterface as Request;
use Slim\Factory\AppFactory;

require __DIR__ . '/../vendor/autoload.php';

// Instantiate App
$app = AppFactory::create();

// Add error middleware
$app->addErrorMiddleware(true, true, true);

// Add routes
$app->get('/', function () {
    $response->getBody()->write('<a href="/hello/world">Try /hello/world</a>');
    return $response;
});

$app->get('/hello/{name}', function (Request $request, Response $response, $args) {
    $name = $args['name'];
    $response->getBody()->write("Hello, $name");
    return $response;
});

$app->run();

You may quickly test this using the built-in PHP server:

$ php -S localhost:8000 -t public

Going to http://localhost:8000/hello/world will now display "Hello, world".

For more information on how to configure your web server, see the Documentation.

Tests

To execute the test suite, you'll need to install all development dependencies.

$ git clone https://github.com/slimphp/Slim
$ composer install
$ composer test

Contributing

Please see [CONTRIBUTING](CONTRIBUTING.md) for details.

Learn More

Learn more at these links:

Security

If you discover security related issues, please email security@slimframework.com instead of using the issue tracker.

Professional support

Slim is part of Tidelift which gives software development teams a single source for purchasing and maintaining their software, with professional grade assurances from the experts who know it best, while seamlessly integrating with existing tools.

Contributors

Code Contributors

This project exists thanks to all the people who contribute. [Contribute](CONTRIBUTING.md).

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License

The Slim Framework is licensed under the MIT license. See [License File](LICENSE.md) for more information.


*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the Slim Framework README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.