News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Derick Rethans' Blog:
Variable tracing with Xdebug
March 25, 2009 @ 11:16:52

Derick Rethans has made a quick post about an update he's made to the XDebug function traces to add in information on variable modifications.

After I had a quick look at the feasibility of this feature I spend some time on implementing it for Xdebug's HEAD branch that is going to become Xdebug 2.1. Variable modification tracing can be enabled by setting the php.ini xdebug.collect_assignments setting to 1. Of course this can also be done in either .htaccess or by using ini_set(). This setting requires general execution tracing to be enabled as well and it's only available for human readable trace files (the default format).

He gives examples of how two example scripts would be logged to the trace file - one inside of a basic function and another showing updates to the properties on a class.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
variable trace update change xdebug trace file output


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

DevShed: Generating Outputs from MySQL with Static Members and Methods in PHP 5

The Hacker Webzine: Two PHP Reconnaissance Vectors

Sameer Borate's Blog: Read the version of a PDF in PHP

DevShed: Implementing Internet Protocols with PHP

Dan Horrigan's Blog: Security in FuelPHP


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


opinion developer install threedevsandamaybe introduction testing framework interview list api laravel refactor unittest release language community symfony2 code podcast series

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework