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 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 Saturday July 15, 2017
I've been using Kahlan for testing a bit recently, I really like the describe-it style. I had a project where I needed to write an SQLite implementation of a repository and I wanted to use Kahlan to test the implementation, here's how I did it.
Posted by Matt on Sunday June 18, 2017
Inspired by something I saw a friend write in Go, I've written a small smoke testing tool in PHP.
Posted by Matt on Friday April 7, 2017
When working with web pages in behat, you can use something such as Mink directly to drive the browser and navigate around the site. But with page objects, you can make things a little more re-usable, here's how.
Posted by Matt on Friday March 3, 2017
I recently found myself writing some integration tests (or whatever you'd like to call them, people will argue about terminology for hours) for an app. Anonymous classes made testing the real implementation of my interface really easy, here's how.