Configuring a Magento Environment for Development
A vanilla Magento install is not conducive to development; there are a few configurations that should be made in order to make your life as a Magento developer much easier. Why make it harder on yourself?
- Disable all site caches under
System » Cache Management
- Enable system logging under
System » Configuration » Advanced » Developer » Log Settings
- Turn on PHP error reporting. The quickest way to do this is to uncomment this line found in index.php:
- Enable the Magento error page by renaming