FireTest 2.2.0 Released – Adding Mocking Capabilities

https://github.com/ua1-labs/firetest/tree/2.2.0 Exciting news from UA1 Labs! We just release FireTest 2.2.0. In this release we added the ability to request mocked objects from within Test Cases. We found that when we were writing tests for FireSql, that we wanted to have the ability to mock PDO so that we didn’t have to worry about actual […]

FireBug – Built In Timer Tool

FireBug comes with a built in timer tool that allows you to start and stop a clock to get information about how long a process runs. Internally, we use this timer to expose PHP execution page times within the base FireBug Panel itself. We’ve exposed this timer so that you may grab its functionality and […]

FireBug – Working With Xdebug

In this project, it was decided to disable Xdebug overlay for var_dumps. This makes it easier to read the entire output of debugger() without having to scroll too much left and right. We’ve made it simple to re-enable with one line of code if you’d like to work with Xdebug. You just need to place […]

FireStudio 1.0.0 Release Preview

We are really excited to start this journey with WordPress as we have decided to build out the functionality behind FireStudio on the WordPress Platform. If you know nothing about FireStudio, checkout Our Vision for FireStudio. We have just submitted our plugin for review to WordPress.org and are awaiting approval. As we wait, we have […]

Why Did The FireBug PHP Debug Panel Project Copy It’s Name From The Dev Tools Built For Firefox?

The short answer is that it didn’t on purpose. It was a complete accident! An oversight on my part. The Long Answer When I originally started the FireBug project, I was going to name it FireDebug. It got shortened to FireBug because of a name space issue in PHP. Well, I guess more of a […]