Check syntax for all PHP files in the current directory and all subdirectories

find . -name \*.php -exec php -l "{}" \;

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By: Koobiac
2011-08-02 12:12:32

What Others Think

More websites need automated tests like this.
Mozai · 375 weeks and 5 days ago
Nice idea, looks like it could be adapted for perl scripts and bash scripts also. Food for thought, thanks.
zlemini · 375 weeks and 5 days ago
Awesome, was just looking for a lint tool for php files, now to figure out how to integrate it as a pre-commit hook for svn and git
bogi · 118 weeks and 4 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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