A Git workflow to automate deployment to Web servers

Code, push, deploy: the ideal workflow for shipping code to a development or production environment. There are various approaches out there which either use cloud based services or self-hosted software, the latter using posted data sent from Bitbucket’s Webhooks. The solution which I am going to illustrate here is a self-hosted option which uses the Webhooks only… Read More

Using the Gii Module of Yii1 in PHP 7.1

If you are using Yii1’s Gii Module and have upgraded to PHP 7+ you might be getting a 500 error message thrown at you when previewing Model diff code changes. Methods with the same name as their class will not be constructors in a future version of PHP; Text_Diff has a deprecated constructor I have recently… Read More