Posts marked with “xdebug”

The Workshop: Mail, Ngrok, and Xdebug in WSL

by · September 1, 2020


Last month we covered Windows Subsystem for Linux and this month we’re continuing the journey by demonstrating how to further work with our WSL distribution using tools such as Mailhog, Xdebug with PhpStorm and Visual Studio Code, and ngrok.


Community Corner: Let’s Talk Xdebug

by · June 4, 2020


This month, we take a moment to speak with—well technically email with—a member of the PHP community. We are very fortunate to have a community filled with people who care about making PHP stronger. Today we speak with Derick Rethans (@derickr), author, conference speaker, PHP 7.4 Release Manager, host of the PHP Internal News Podcast, […]


Episode 12: Whole lot of Xdebug

by · August 29, 2018


In this episodes, Eric and John discuss freelancing and how it changed John’s life, regular expressions, and PhpStorm. They interview Mark Niebergall on his Xdebug article, his day to day work, and working remotely. Also included, Oscar talks about the value of debugging tools in general.


Masterful Code Management – August 2018

by · August 3, 2018


In this issue: Xdebug, Freelancing, Parsing text, MySQL Generated Columns, Gitflow, PhpStorm, and more.


Debugging PHP With Xdebug

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Debugging in PHP can be tedious and prone to errors when using var_dump and echo statements. Xdebug is a powerful tool that can be used for debugging PHP more effectively and for gaining better insights into what an application is actually doing. In this article we will cover setting up an PhpStorm with Xdebug, how […]


January 2015 Issue is Out!

by · January 23, 2015


I often speak on how I’ve been a subscriber of php[architect] since 2005. I absolutely loved that there was a magazine solely for PHP developers. It reminded me of the heydays of MacAddict (before it went downhill) and Macworld (remember, I’m a designer, too). Sure, a lot of the articles and concepts were way over […]


Browser extensions for your Xdebug pleasure

by · February 18, 2010


The popular open-source PHP debugger written by core developer Derick Rethans is easier than ever to use from your favourite browser.