From Mihai Corlan’s blog:
bq. As your projects grow in size and more people get involved you’ll find yourself fixing more and more bugs. When this happens, one of the best friends a developer has is the debugger. In this paper, I’ll talk about some of the workflows and tools you can use to debug Flex and PHP projects.
bq. If you want to try the steps outlined here for yourself, you’ll need Flash Builder 4, a PHP and MySQL server (MAMP or WAMP will do just fine), Eclipse PDT, and XDebug.
On the Ibuildings techPortal site today Ivo Jansch takes a look at a type formatter they’ve created to work with Zend Studio to more correctly format your code as per the official coding standard for the Zend Framework.
In January, I returned as editor for the Zend Developer Zone. At that time I mentioned I would be chasing my goal “To provide a huge value to the PHP community with original, deep, example and situation laden content.” And we have been preparing to start that effort, and in a big way.
We will be rebuilding ZDZ from the ground up and in full public view of the community — to act as a learning experience and a showcase for PHP best practices.
Ever got lost in a sea of code, overwhelmed by the complexity of your application? Good news, there’s an app for that!
Visualize, navigate and search PHP code with nWire for PHP, a plugin for Eclipse PDT and Zend Studio 7. nWire provides innovative code analysis for large scale and enterprise PHP applications, enabling significant development cost reduction.
Roy Ganor has blogged about the integration between Zend Framework and Dojo. Take a look at the screencast, which demonstrates how these two toolkits can be used to quickly build a flexible and standards-compliant Web application. And if you're a Zend Studio for Eclipse user, the screencast also includes a neat overview of Zend Studio support for Dojo, including Dojo code widgets and themes, code assist and code navigation.
I am very excited to announce that Zend Studio for Eclipse 6.1 has been released, and would like to share with you some of its new features.
p. No, not the software, the book. I’ve had this book sitting on the top of my stack for too long. Let’s take a peek inside and see what Pete MacIntyre and Ian Morse have to teach us about Zend Studio.
p. Here’s a screencast put together by Zend to show how easy it is to debug PHP scripts using the Zend Debugger.
Zend Studio for Eclipse Developer’s Guide gives millions of PHP LAMP developers world-class tools for building state-of-the-art web applications. Now, here is a definitive guide to making the most of this breakthrough development environment. Zend Certified Engineer Peter MacIntyre and expert PHP developer Ian Morse show how to use Zend Studio for Eclipse to improve productivity, effectiveness, and code quality throughout your entire project life cycle.