About WebCodeSniffer

WebCodeSniffer is a web interface of PHP_CodeSniffer.


The goal of WebCodeSniffer is to help developers to write clean, consistent, structured and standards-compliant code in order to prevent bugs and to make the code easy to maintain, read, share and distribute.

PHP_CodeSniffer & EasyPHP Devserver

PHP_CodeSniffer also exists as a module for EasyPHP Devserver.

Devserver and Code Sniffer


WebCodeSniffer is developed and maintained by Laurent Abbal. WebCodeSniffer is a web interface of PHP_CodeSniffer developped and mainteanned by Greg Sherwood for Squizlabs.

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About PHP_CodeSniffer

"PHP_CodeSniffer is a PHP5 script that tokenises PHP, JavaScript and CSS files to detect violations of a defined set of coding standards. It is an essential development tool that ensures your code remains clean and consistent. It can also help prevent some common semantic errors made by developers".
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Coding Standards & Conventions

"Coding conventions are a set of guidelines for a specific programming language that recommend programming style, practices and methods for each aspect of a piece program written in this language. These conventions usually cover file organization, indentation, comments, declarations, statements, white space, naming conventions, programming practices, programming principles, programming rules of thumb, etc. Software programmers are highly recommended to follow these guidelines to help improve the readability of their source code and make software maintenance easier."
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