News Feed
Sections




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

Zend Developer Zone:
Profiling PHP Applications With xdebug
January 01, 2008 @ 09:01:00

The Zend Developer Zone has posted the theird part of their series (by Stefan Priebsch) about working with XDebug in PHP to profile your applications.

In this week's issue, we will have a look at profiling. Profiling is a feature that seems to be similar to trace logging at first sight. Profiling logs, however, are not meant for human readability, and are not meant to visualize the program's control flow, but provide the data for a statistical analysis of the program run.

He includes an example of the profiling log his XDebug setup is generating and gives the settings you'll need to make a log of your own like php.ini settings to start it up and name it/place it where you want it.

He also talks about the method to get something useful out of the profiling logs - using WinCacheGrind or KCacheGrind to get an overview of what's going on "on the inside" of your application.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
profile application tutorial xdebug wincachegrind kcachegrind profile application tutorial xdebug wincachegrind kcachegrind


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

PHPMaster.com: Using an Access Database with PHP

Zend Developer Zone: Profiling PHP Applications With xdebug

PHPMaster.com: What's New in Zend Framework 2

Matthew Weir O'Phinney's Blog: Zend Framework MVC Webinar posted

DevShed: More Examples of Creating Command Objects with PHP 5


Community Events





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


introduction library bugfix list podcast laravel application community language framework configure series api threedevsandamaybe release wordpress developer project code interview

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