Last Updated: September 27, 2021
· ssteynfaardt

Gnome Notification when PHP error occurs

Simply tail the PHP log, when a PHP error occurs, a popup will appear with the error description, giving you a real-time notification when something went wrong.

Simply run the following in the terminal, or on startup:

sudo tail -n0 -f <path>/<to>/<your>/<php_logs>/php.log | while read line; do notify-send -u critical "PHP Error" "$line"; done &