Wordpress

Enabling WP_DEBUG


 

Enabling the WP_DEBUG function will notify you that something isn’t functioning correctly. Steps on how to enable WP_DEBUG are below:

First: Go into your directory that contains WordPress:

$ cd /usr/www/virtual/sample/www.sample.com/

Second: Now that you are in the right directory for WordPress. Please edit the PHP file called wp-config.

$ pico wp-config.php

Third: Look for the code below:

/**
* For developers: WordPress debugging mode.
*
* Change this to true to enable the display of notices during development.
* It is strongly recommended that plugin and theme developers use WP_DEBUG
* in their development environments.
*/
define(‘WP_DEBUG’, false);

 

Fourth: Please edit the WP_DEBUG: 

BEFORE:

define(‘WP_DEBUG’, false);

AFTER:

define(‘WP_DEBUG’, true);

 

Finally: Save the wp-config.php

 

DONE!

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