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Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
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For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.
Docker environment for WordPress development
7 projects | dev.to | 6 Jul 2023
Is a Docker WordPress Environment focused on the development of WordPress plugins and themes, supports WP-CLI, phpMyAdmin, Xdebug and WordPress Coding Standards - WPCS.
Moving from Java to PHP Project
5 projects | /r/PHP | 25 Dec 2022
I've gotten a lot of mileage out of Psalm, a static analysis tool that can help you identify potential bugs and things that might not be considered best practice, and XDebug, a debugging and profiling extension for PHP.
Your experience switching from vanilla PHP spaghetti/OOP to Symfony?
3 projects | /r/symfony | 2 Dec 2022
How to Use a Debugger in PHP
4 projects | dev.to | 16 Nov 2022
How to step debug PHP code with Xdebug and PhpStorm on a DDEV setup
2 projects | dev.to | 8 Oct 2022
Xdebug, per the official website, “is an extension for PHP, and provides a range of features to improve the PHP development experience”.
How can I see a variable in the browser?
2 projects | /r/PHPhelp | 27 Apr 2022
or var-dump() but what you probably want is a step debugger like XDebug.2 projects | /r/PHPhelp | 27 Apr 2022
There's FirePHP (I've never used it) but the most straightforward way to inspect variables is Xdebug (supported by PhpStorm, Visual Studio Code and NetBeans).
Modern tools for PHP developers
9 projects | dev.to | 24 Jan 2022
Before the introduction of debuggers like XDebug and ZendDebugger, developers were forced to spend excessive time understanding the root cause of an application’s misbehavior.
Weekly "ask anything" thread
5 projects | /r/PHP | 4 Oct 2021
Using Xdebug's profiling features. This takes some time to learn and setting up to your environment.
How to setup an automated testing pipeline with Codecov and GitHub Actions.
3 projects | dev.to | 26 Sep 2021
Setup PHP with XDebug: This section installs PHP with XDebug, which is a PHP extension that is critical to generating the coverage report file labeled "coverage.xml". For projects written in other programming languages, this section of the CI pipeline is usually where necessary setup for running the unit tests is done.
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.
What are some alternatives?
XHProf - XHProf is a function-level hierarchical profiler for PHP and has a simple HTML based user interface.
PHP Debug Bar - Debug bar for PHP
Kint - Kint - a powerful and modern PHP debugging tool.
Tracy - 😎 Tracy: the addictive tool to ease debugging PHP code for cool developers. Friendly design, logging, profiler, advanced features like debugging AJAX calls or CLI support. You will love it.
PHPBench - PHP Benchmarking framework
Barbushin PHP Console - Handle PHP errors, dump variables, execute PHP code remotely in Google Chrome
APM - PHP APM (Alternative PHP Monitor)
PHP Console - PHP Debug Console