How to show errors PHP ?

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*phpcode    (2008-10-12)
How to show errors PHP ?

By default, your server shouldn't show your php scripts errors as it would be an obvious security hole. To avoid to change the option in the php.ini file, this small code should allow you to see the errors in your scripts on your server :

ini_set('display_errors', 1);
ini_set('log_errors', 1);
ini_set('error_log', dirname(__FILE__) . '/error_log.txt');

Finally if you want to modify the php.ini file, this is where it happens :

; - display_errors = Off [Security]
; With this directive set to off, errors that occur during the execution of
; scripts will no longer be displayed as a part of the script output, and thus,
; will no longer be exposed to remote users. With some errors, the error message
; content may expose information about your script, web server, or database
; server that may be exploitable for hacking. Production sites should have this
; directive set to off.

; Print out errors (as a part of the output). For production web sites,
; you're strongly encouraged to turn this feature off, and use error logging
; instead (see below). Keeping display_errors enabled on a production web site
; may reveal security information to end users, such as file paths on your Web
; server, your database schema or other information.
display_errors = On

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*hoila    (2008-11-05 20:48:18)
Display errors PHP

ini_set('display_errors', 1);

... is enough.

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