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installation && configure

Symfony VarDumper Component

composer global require symfony/var-dumper symfony/console

add to .bashrc:

export PATH="$PATH:$HOME/.config/composer/vendor/bin"

file ~/.config/php/autoload.php:

<?php

require getenv('HOME').'/.config/composer/vendor/autoload.php';
require __DIR__.'/var_dumper_server.php';

file ~/.config/php/var_dumper_server.php:

<?php

use Symfony\Component\VarDumper\Cloner\VarCloner;
use Symfony\Component\VarDumper\Dumper\CliDumper;
use Symfony\Component\VarDumper\Dumper\ContextProvider\CliContextProvider;
use Symfony\Component\VarDumper\Dumper\ContextProvider\SourceContextProvider;
use Symfony\Component\VarDumper\Dumper\HtmlDumper;
use Symfony\Component\VarDumper\Dumper\ServerDumper;
use Symfony\Component\VarDumper\VarDumper;

$cloner = new VarCloner();
$fallbackDumper = \in_array(\PHP_SAPI, ['cli', 'phpdbg']) ? new CliDumper() : new HtmlDumper();
$dumper = new ServerDumper($_SERVER['VAR_DUMPER_SERVER'] ?? 'tcp://127.0.0.1:9912', $fallbackDumper, [
    'cli' => new CliContextProvider(),
    'source' => new SourceContextProvider(),
]);

VarDumper::setHandler(function ($var) use ($cloner, $dumper) {
    $dumper->dump($cloner->cloneVar($var));
});;

set auto_prepend_file in php.ini file:

auto_prepend_file = ${HOME}/.config/php/autoload.php

(optional) u can set VAR_DUMPER_SERVER, .bashrc:

export VAR_DUMPER_SERVER=tcp://127.0.0.1:9913

using

use var-dump-server cmd for start same server

# test.php
<?php

dump($_SERVER);

echo 'test';
php test.php

see pretty print dump on console =)