Posted by Matt on Thursday February 14, 2019
For our project at work, we needed to set up Xdebug in Docker. Not only this, but we had different developers using different machines and operating systems, the IP of the host would need to be flexible for it to work for us all. Here's how we did it.
Posted by Matt on Thursday August 23, 2018
My 'old' laptop was a Macbook Pro from late 2013. I've recently bought a new laptop and will be ditching macOS for personal development and using Windows.
Posted by Matt on Saturday July 21, 2018
There's been a couple of things recently that have got me to this point
1) Hype around serverless functions
2) My growing interest in OpenFaaS
So here I am, sat in a coffee shop in central London tinkering with OpenFaaS and PHP - here's how it went.
Posted by Matt on Tuesday March 28, 2017
Recently I've been using Dokku to deploy some of my side-projects, I wanted a simple deployment procedure that didn't rely on complicated build systems, as these were just small apps that I needed to host somewhere easily. I'm using Dokku for that - so here's some instructions for getting Symfony working with it.
Posted by Matt on Saturday March 11, 2017
Thanks to David McKay, I learned about a really cool command for generating UUIDs that I hadn't heard of before, but on macOS it wasn't quite right, so I resorted to using Docker.
Posted by Matt on Sunday July 10, 2016
I've been porting across one of the live demos I do (that's a Symfony project to demonstrate BDD & Behat stuff) from the built-in PHP web-server and a locally-hosted MySQL Database to a Docker configuration. I had some struggles with getting my Web UI Behat suite to work correctly inside the PHP container, here's what should be done.