Posted by Matt on Monday January 23, 2017
Here's a super-quick way of using the Symfony Process Component in Behat Contexts to run processes in the background.
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.
Posted by Matt on Wednesday June 29, 2016
While giving my BDD & Behat talk recently, I was asked an interesting question by a tester about how to avoid writing implementation in feature files.
Posted by Matt on Friday May 1, 2015
With less than 24 hours until Hack24, I've been grabbing the stuff I need (well, probably don't need...) so I have everything sorted and can leave early in the morning.
Posted by Matt on Sunday April 19, 2015
In just under 2 weeks I'll be spending a weekend hacking at code. Meeting other developers and creative minds while the PHP East Midlands team will take on challenges set by sponsors - how will we do? What will we do?
Posted by Matt on Monday March 2, 2015
New Relic is a fantastic monitoring tool. Hiawatha is a fantastic web server. Let's get them playing together shall we?