Test PHP Code with the HipHop VM
Late last week, the HipHop VM team shipped version
2.3.0 of their
JIT-based virtual machine for PHP.
Not only does this release use 20% less CPU in Facebook’s production environment
than the previous version, comes with support for FastCGI, it’s now also
natively supported on Travis CI!
Testing your PHP code on the HipHop VM is easy, just add
hhvm as your desired
For inspiration, check out
VM in their build matrix.
There are a few open issues left, but if you run into any problems, report them
either to our issue
or to the HipHop team!
To learn more about HipHop, be sure to check out this post describing the
and the details the team continuously publishes on their own
A big thank you to Loic Frering for the work he’s contributed to make HipHop VM
available on Travis CI!