Stumbling over a post in the symfony-users list I wrote down some information on how we manage mobile sites in our ullright platform:

There’s an old blog post about creating an symfony iPhone view:
Most of it is still valid and it works.

But there is one serious drawback: You have to provide a mobile template for each action.
That’s why we created a tiny patch to provide a fallback to normal templates in case there is no special mobile one.

Here are the required parts:

Mobile detection: This belongs into your project configuration:

Symfony patch enabling fallback to html templates: (Patches sfView.class.php)

Finally provide a mobile template (or not):
Normaly you would put your template in apps/frontend/modules/myModule/templates/myActionSuccess.php
Now you can provide a mobile template by creating the following file: apps/frontend/modules/myModule/templates/

This also works for layouts, partials and components. Example: apps/frontend/modules/myModule/templates/

Here’s the original post:

Have a nice day!

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