Vagrant Support in PhpStorm

The latest version of the PhpStorm 7 EAP comes with Vagrant integration! Vagrant is a tool which helps us create reproducible development environments. By scripting a virtual machine, Vagrant allows us to share a development machine by sharing a simple script. Other developers can then launch an identical machine by running the vagrant up command. Or by doing this from within the IDE!

Once the Vagrant Box is up and running, we can also make use of the built-in SSH terminal in PhpStorm to work on the virtual machine remotely.

Have a look at our tutorials page on Vagrant support for detailed instructions. If you are new to Vagrant, check out their website as well as PuPHPet to quickly craft a virtual machine with all the packages you need.

Give PhpStorm 7 EAP a try. And as always, let us hear your thoughts in the issue tracker, through the comments below or in our forums!

Develop with pleasure!
– JetBrains PhpStorm Team

About Maarten Balliauw

Maarten Balliauw is a Developer Advocate at JetBrains, working on .NET tools and Space. He focuses on .NET, Azure, web technologies and application performance. Maarten is a frequent speaker at various national and international events. In his free time, he brews his own beer. Follow him on Twitter or check out his personal blog.
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