Author: WP Intense
Date: April 29, 2020
I use Xdebug regularly to help clients figure out why their PHP processes are consuming all the CPU. If you haven’t tried it yet, I have an old article covering how to install and configure Xdebug.
In the example below, the object cache is in use, and you can see from the Query Monitor plugin that there’s no SQL-based reason for the page being slow:
No slow queriesNo queries returning 1000s of rowsLow query count
So that’s over 13 seconds of pure PHP processing. I also confirmed that there are no HTTP/API calls happening as that could be another potential cause
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