Framework Fixation - An Anti Pattern
This article was originally published at Planet PHP
on 22 May 4000.
In this day in age, it seems that the community trend is completely andA unequivocallyA trending towards the use of web application frameworks. So much so that the defacto first comment to someone asking how to do something seems to beA "Just use a framework, and it'll solve the problem for you."
While I completely understand why this is the case, I can't say that I agree with it. And while I do believe that frameworks serve a purpose, I think that they are vastly over-used. Let me explain why...Read more A»