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March 28th, 2017

060: Logging & Crash Reporting in PHP

No matter how experienced you are as a programmer, at some point your app will generate errors and crash. Fixing problems with your app quickly is paramount in order to affect as little of your user base as possible. We discuss what is involved with imple


Logging & Crash Reporting in PHP Show Summary

What are logs and why do we care about logging?

  • Logs are streams of time-ordered events collected from a running process
  • Logging can generate huge amounts of output
  • Logs allow us to reason about our systems by telling us:
    • What is happenin

Developer Shout-Out

Thank you, Zeev Suraski for all your contributions to the PHP community. A $50 Amazon gift card from Gordon Wilson is on its way to you.

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Show Notes Credit

Chris Shaw

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