Xdebug on Ubuntu 16.04 with PHP7

After upgrading to Ubuntu 16.04, it didn't take me long to realise that PHP7 wasn't using any of the customisations I had in place for PHP5.6.

Since the location of php.ini has changed from /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini to /etc/php/7.0/apache2/php.ini, it was pretty straightforward to port my changes, but how was I supposed to get my extensions like xdebug back? The internet wasn't very helpful, until, in frustration, I stumbled on a simple apt-get command:

Ubuntu 15.04 (Vivid Vervet)

Last week Ubuntu 15.04 was released. Ubuntu follows a bi-annual release cycle, with one release in April and one in October (so the releases this year will be 15.04 and 15.10, next year will be 16.04 and 16.10, etc.) The name for this release is Vivid Vervet.

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