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Colorful variable dump: Dump variable values using colors

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This class can be used to dump variable values using colors.

It uses the var_dump function to get the representation of a variable value and uses regular expressions to replace different sections with HTML tags that make them appear in different colors.

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var_dump is PHP function frequently used to display values of variables in way that is readable to the developers.

This class goes further and adds HTML tags to the output of var_dump function to make the dumped values of different types even more readable by using in distinct colors for each of the value types.

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