Tag: programming

  • Getting a remote PostgreSQL database backup via SSH tunnel

    In this article I’m writing a way to retrieve a backup of a PostgreSQL database in a remote server when you have access to the server machine via SSH. This would come handy when you can’t directly connect to the database server from your local machine. For example, in a situation where the PostgreSQL server […]

  • An intro to Debugging

    An intro to Debugging

    In this article I’ve gathered my thoughts to help developers to get better in debugging especially if they find debugging really hard. The article also lists a set of tools which will help them to debug efficiently and to improve their skills. Hopefully you will find some value in this article, if you are also […]

  • Sometimes you have to look back when debugging

    Sometimes you have to look back when debugging

    Last week has been a firefighting week at work (i.e. debugging and troubleshooting). I’m writing this article to share my experience with debugging a system configuration at work. In the end of article, I have placed some lessons learned points so hopefully someone can learn from it to improve their career.

  • Setting up xdebug with phpstorm

    This guide provide a step by step details on how to set up phpstorm IDE to work with xdebug.   Installing on Ubuntu In software search for xdebug and install.   Add to the following xdebug settings to php.ini file   xdebug.remote_enable = 1 xdebug.remote_port = 9000 xdebug.remote_handler = dbgp xdebug.remote_mode = req     […]