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Drupal 8 logger example

Submitted by barnettech on Tue, 08/31/2021 - 10:23
 \Drupal::logger('ipc_order_sync')->notice('Adding the following order to the enqueJob @order_id
         with transaction id of @transaction_id',
            '@order_id' => $order['order_id'],
            '@transaction_id' => $order['transaction_id'],

Setting up xdebug and debugging from drush and cli in PHPSTROM

Submitted by barnettech on Tue, 04/20/2021 - 10:22

These directions worked with some modifications: https://javorszky.co.uk/2018/05/03/getting-xdebug-working-on-php-7-2-an…

I was using PHP on the command line with homebrew, so installed xdebug with pecl install xdebug
then I was able to put the following in the php.ini file, find the php.ini file for the command line by running php --ini and look for Loaded Configuration File in the output.

The below is for XDEUG 3.0

Sending an email from Drupal

Submitted by barnettech on Wed, 03/17/2021 - 14:10
 * Implements hook_mail().
function app_voucher_mail($key, &$message, $params) {
  $function = 'app_voucher_mail__' . $key;
  if (function_exists($function)) {
    return $function($key, $message, $params);

   * @I Convert the enrollment email to use the new mail handler
   *    type     : improvement
   *    priority : normal
   *    labels   : refactoring
  if (!empty($params['from'])) {
    $message['from'] = $params['from'];
  $message['subject'] = $params['subject'];
  $message['body'][] = $params['body'];