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Symfony 5: The Fast Track

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Switching the Profiler Storage

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Switching the Profiler StorageΒΆ

The profiler stores the collected data in the %kernel.cache_dir%/profiler/ directory. If you want to use another location to store the profiles, define the dsn option of the framework.profiler:

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    # config/packages/dev/web_profiler.yaml
    framework:
        profiler:
            dsn: 'file:/tmp/symfony/profiler'
    
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    <!-- config/packages/dev/web_profiler.xml -->
    <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" ?>
    <container xmlns="http://symfony.com/schema/dic/services"
        xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance"
        xmlns:framework="http://symfony.com/schema/dic/symfony"
        xsi:schemaLocation="http://symfony.com/schema/dic/services
            http://symfony.com/schema/dic/services/services-1.0.xsd
            http://symfony.com/schema/dic/symfony
            http://symfony.com/schema/dic/symfony/symfony-1.0.xsd">
    
        <framework:config>
            <framework:profiler dsn="file:/tmp/symfony/profiler" />
        </framework:config>
    </container>
    
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    // config/packages/dev/web_profiler.php
    
    // ...
    $container->loadFromExtension('framework', array(
        'profiler' => array(
            'dsn' => 'file:/tmp/symfony/profiler',
        ),
    ));
    

You can also create your own profile storage service implementing the ProfilerStorageInterface and overriding the profiler.storage service.

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