This generator create a application with restful architecture with Zend 3 or Symfony framework

Usage no npm install needed!

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  import generatorPhpScaffold from '';



This project is a code generator for the Zend Framework or Symfony, to generate the project skeleton the Resful architecture was used and the following packages are used to create the backend:

  • zend expressive / Symfony
  • doctrine / doctrine-module-0,10
  • doctrine / doctrine-module 1.1

In creating the frontend was used Angular 7 together as the Material Design the link to the layout can be found here:

What the php-scaffold do?

When started the php-scaffold generator suggests creating a project or pointing to an existing project, after that you can create your Modules and their Entities, and all the necessary files for the application to work will be created as based on the data provided.


You need to install Yeoman and the generator. Yeoman and generator installation is required with the following commands:

npm i -g yo
npm i -g generator-php-scaffold


To use the generator you must enter the folder where you want the application to be created.

cd ~/Documents/my_workspace

To start the generator execution the following command must be executed.

yo php-scaffold

After the construction of the application structure for the creation of entities simply access the folder defined for the project and rerun the call to the generator.

cd ~/Documents/my_workspace/my_project
yo php-scaffold

To Run the application yo need to execute the line command following.

sudo docker-compose up -d

Runner the following line command to update the database

sudo docker exec -it app bash
Symfony: php bin/console doctrine:schema:update --force 
Expressive: php vendor/bin/doctrine orm:schema-tool:update --force

Obs. You need to execute composer install and npm install to install dependencies Obs. To import the jdl files you need first convert to JSON file

npm install -g generator-jhipster
jhipster import-jdl ./data/my-jdl-file.jdl --json-only