Archive for April, 2009

Wufoo shares a very neato tool called PHP Quick Profiler or PQP. It basically allows a developper to have some usefull and fancy logging on a piece of code.

How hard is it to use ? 
Well, it took me around 3 minutes to download and use it on one of my scripts.
Here is what I got [...]

YII is a PHP framework, with a lot of goodies such as :

MVC
Multiple DB
ORM
DB Objects
Templates
Caching
Validation
Ajax
Auth Module

As any other good framework, it comes with a bunch of tools, scripts to auto-generate skeleton code or classes.
I have watched the screencast, and it seems fairly good. I have added YII to my list of things to test. Expect [...]


Who am I?

My name is Bashar Al-Fallouji, I work as a Service Architect at Origin Energy (Sydney, Australia).

I am particularly interested in Web applications, Open Source Development, Software Engineering, Information Architecture, Unit Testing, XP/Agile development, etc.

On this blog, you will find mostly technical articles and thoughts around PHP, OOP, OOD, Unit Testing, etc. I am also sharing a few open source tools and scripts.

  • dipan: Hi Bashar It's really awesome that you wrote this code. IT'll save tones of time of all developer. [...]
  • Bashar: Glad that you liked it ! [...]
  • Angel S. Moreno: well, there goes wasting a couple of hours of development and a couple of days of testing. I owe you [...]
  • Bashar: Thats right, the setSaveFile create a files containing an associative array of classname => filen [...]
  • Loggy: Jim's clarification in particular was pretty useful although I did have to dig down into the tree to [...]