I do a lot of PHP and was a really early adopter of remote debugging (XDebug) however last few years my work setup just didn't let me do this. Then I wanted to trey Visual Studio Code Remote Development that seem to be just the right thing I was looking for, however there was big red stop light right at the start:
Note: PuTTY is not supported on Windows since the ssh command must be in the path.
This just cant be! I know too much of the SSH protocol to let this stop me.
The end result of an all-nighter was this script that allowed me to use my existing ssh keys stored in Pageant and try out VS Code Remote...