From: Ashley Sheridan

> On Fri, 2009-10-16 at 09:04 -0400, Al wrote:
>> Bob McConnell wrote:
>> > From: Raymond Irving
>> > 
>> >> Will be ever see built-in debugging features for PHP?
>> > 
>> > I do not expect there would be. Debuggers are more likely to be
>> > by the IDE. For example, in MS-Windows, Visual Studio is the IDE
and can
>> > include any of several compilers. It also includes the debugger,
>> > uses the same front end for all languages. Of course, Microsoft has
>> > much easier since they only support one hardware platform (x86) and
>> > OS. Unlike the rest of the world where tools are more likely to be
>> > portable.
>> > 
>> > For an IDE with debug capabilities, try NetBeans. I am sure there
>> > others, but that is the only one I have actually looked at.
>> > 
>> > Bob McConnell
>> phpEdit, a super IDE, has an extensive suite of integrated debug
> Real coders don't use debugging tools, comments and output statements
> are all you need ;)
> Thanks,
> Ash

No, we simply use debug or ddt to insert machine code directly into
memory. But that tends to get tedious very quickly, so experimenting
with other options is one way to relieve the boredom.

Bob McConnell

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