Configuring a Debugging Engine
This section describes how to configure two most popular tools used in PHP debugging:
These tools cannot be used simultaneously because they block each other. To avoid this problem, you need to update the corresponding sections in the
php.ini file. To open the active
php.ini file in the editor:
- Open the Settings / Preferences Dialog by pressing Ctrl+Alt+S or by choosing for Windows and Linux or for macOS, and click PHP under Languages & Frameworks.
- On the PHP page that opens, click next to the CLI Interpreter field.
- In the CLI Interpreters dialog that opens, the Configuration File read-only field shows the path to the active php.ini file. Click Open in Editor.
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