Faker 1.1 was just released

Faker, the random data generator for PHP, has recently received some press coverage thanks to a simple tweet from Smashing Magazine. This brought a lot of traffic and attention to the library, and it became urgent to release a new version. So here it is: version 1.1 packs all bugfixes and enhancements since the original 1.0 release 4 months ago.

Here is the changelog:

  • Updated text provider to return paragraphs as a string instead of array. Great for populating markdown textarea fields (Seldaek)
  • Updated dateTimeBetween to accept DateTime instances (Seldaek)
  • Added random number generator between a and b, simply like rand() (Seldaek)
  • Fixed spaces in generated emails (blaugueux)
  • Fixed Person provider in Russian locale (Isamashii)
  • Added new UserAgent provider (blaugueux)
  • Added locale generator to Miscellaneous provider (blaugueux)
  • Added timezone generator to DateTime provider (blaugueux)
  • Added new generators to French Address providers (departments, regions) (geoffrey-brier)
  • Added new generators to French Company provider (catch phrase, SIREN, and SIRET numbers) (geoffrey-brier)
  • Added state generator to German Address provider (Powerhamster)
  • Added Slovak provider (bazo)
  • Added latitude and longitude formatters to Address provider (fixe)
  • Added Serbian provider (umpirsky)
Thanks a lot to all the contributors!

Published on 29 Oct 2012 with tags faker php

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