How many lines in your PHP project without comments

find . -type f -name '*.php' | xargs cat | sed -re ':top /\/\*.*\*\// { s/\/\*.*\*\///g ; t top }; /\/\*/ { N ; b top }' | awk '$0 !~ /^[\t[:space:]]*($|(\/\/)|(#))/' | wc -l
An advanced possibility to count the lines of code like in #8394
Sample Output
andre@klaus:~/CVS/unitime/unitimeweb/unitime$ find . -type f -name '*.php' | xargs cat | sed -re ':top /\/\*.*\*\// { s/\/\*.*\*\///g ; t top }; /\/\*/ { N ; b top }' | awk '$0 !~ /^[\t[:space:]]*($|(\/\/)|(#))/' | wc -l
419064
andre@klaus:~/CVS/unitime/unitimeweb/unitime$

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By: andrehgw
2011-05-05 06:12:34

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