by Kevin Schroeder | 11:59 am

Using Mongo with PHPCloud

With the release that occurred on March 4th we have added Mongo support to the DevCloud.  So connecting to a Mongo instance is extremely easy to do now.  We don’t provide access to a

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by Kevin Schroeder | 9:56 am

Using Jabber/XMPP for event notification with Zend Server and/or PHPCloud

I have removed this service due to possible abuse.  It was intended to be a test and I think I’ve gotten what I need   There was something I’ve wanted to try for a

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by Kevin Schroeder | 10:59 am

How do you push your apps to the Zend Developer Cloud?

@mmd_coding posted a message about pushing a Yii app to the Zend Developer cloud.  I was asked by Roy Ganor if we knew how people were deploying and, quite honestly, I don’t know how

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by Kevin Schroeder | 2:51 pm

URL rewriting in PHPCloud

Found out today that the typical rewrite rule RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -s [OR] RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -l [OR] RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -d RewriteRule ^.*$ – [NC,L] RewriteRule ^.*$ index.php [NC,L] doesn’t work too well in

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by Kevin Schroeder | 8:19 am

Looking for DevCloud stories

The Zend DevCloud was released at ZendCon as a technology preview.  I do a lot of my development work on the DevCloud now and I have my stories.  But I’m interested in hearing yours.

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by Kevin Schroeder | 12:01 pm

PHP Cloud and education

One of the problems that anyone who has taught a programming class will know is that the worst part of the class isn’t bored students, inane questions or poor material, but, rather, getting started.

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by Kevin Schroeder | 8:19 am

Debug tunneling with the Zend DevCloud

Found out something interesting.  If you’ll notice there are no blog posts on how to debug PHP with the DevCloud.  That’s because while I can get it to work quite easily with Studio I

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by Kevin Schroeder | 5:06 pm

Connecting to the Zend Developer Cloud with PDT

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a series of blog posts on how to connect to the Zend Developer cloud with various IDEs.  Except one that I missed… PDT. The deployment plugin is

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by Kevin Schroeder | 4:48 pm

Superhero Antics

I’ve wondered.  What does a superhero do in their free time?  If you have an idea why don’t you take this transparent PNG and put him in the middle of a few high jinks.

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by Kevin Schroeder | 12:50 pm

Connecting to the Zend Developer Cloud using NetBeans for PHP

Getting NetBeans connected to the Zend Developer Cloud is actually pretty simple…  if you have NetBeans 7.1 which is currently in RC.  NetBeans 7.0 has a bug that won’t allow you to connect to

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