[xdebug-general] Re: Xdebug install problem.

From: Derick Rethans <derick[@]xdebug.org>
Date: Wed, 18 Dec 2013 09:50:07 +0000 (GMT)


On Wed, 18 Dec 2013, Christopher Heneghan wrote:

> I am hoping that you might have the time to read this email and let me
> know if you have any advice that I might be able to follow.
> I have spent the last 48 hours trying to get Xdebug to work in my
> local environment. I have succeeded with the set up before but since
> upgrading to OSX Mavericks I have not been able to use it. A little
> background info:
> Xdebug does not appear in phpinfo.
> MAMP PRO 2.2
> Php ­v:
> PHP 5.4.19 (cli) (built: Sep 18 2013 14:26:26)
> Copyright (c) 1997-2013 The PHP Group
> Zend Engine v2.4.0, Copyright (c) 1998-2013 Zend Technologies
> with XCache v2.0.1, Copyright (c) 2005-2012, by mOo
> with Xdebug v2.2.3, Copyright (c) 2002-2013, by Derick Rethans
> php.ini:
> [xdebug]
> zend_extension="/Applications/MAMP/bin/php/php5.4.19/lib/php/extensions/no-d
> ebug-non-zts-20100525/xdebug.so"
> xdebug.profiler_output_dir = "/tmp/xdebug/"

I would probably not use quotes.

> xdebug.profiler_enable = On
> xdebug.remote_enable=On
> xdebug.remote_host="localhost"
> xdebug.remote_port=9000
> xdebug.remote_handler=³dbgp"

Is that a paste error, or is there really a weird charactor before the
"d" in dbgp there? (Looks like a superscript 3 to me).

> Calling php ­m shows two instances one with lower case x i.e. xdebug under
> PHP and Xdebug under zend ­ is it noteworthy that there is a case difference
> in the two mentions here?

No, but that does mean that everything is installed (and working)
properly. It also shows up in "php -v" output.

> Which php:
> /Applications/MAMP/bin/php/php5.4.19/bin/php
> Whereis php:
> /usr/bin/php

If you have two PHPs installed, make sure you're using the right one. If
"which php" shows the MAMP one, that one is in the path first (and

> I have looked at countless tutorials and stack overflow posts without
> any success. Any insight that you may be able to offer would be
> greatly appreciated.

You didn't quite mention *what* is not working though. From what I can
see, Xdebug is all installed just fine.


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