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grunt-phpcs

grunt-phpcs

Grunt plugin for running PHP Code Sniffer.

This plugin is developed for Grunt 0.4.0 and is not tested for backward compatibility with Grunt 0.3.x.

Getting Started

  1. Install this grunt plugin with the following command:

    npm install grunt-phpcs --save-dev
  2. Install PHP Code Sniffer (preferably with composer)

  3. Add this to your project's Gruntfile.js gruntfile:

    grunt.loadNpmTasks('grunt-phpcs');

PHP Code Sniffer task

Run this task with the grunt phpcs command.

Task targets, files and options may be specified according to the grunt Configuring tasks guide.

Usage Example

phpcs: {
    application: {
        src: ['application/classes/*.php', 'application/lib/**/*.php']
    },
    options: {
        bin: 'vendor/bin/phpcs',
        standard: 'Zend'
    }
}

Custom callback

Do whatever you want with the output.

function log(err, stdout, stderr, cb) {
    console.log(stdout);
    cb();
}
grunt.initConfig({
    phpcs: {
        application: {
            src: ['application/classes/*.php', 'application/lib/**/*.php']
        },
        options: {
            callback: log
        }
    }
});

Options

bin

Type: String Default: 'phpcs'

maxBuffer

Type: Number Default: 200*1024

Set the buffer size.

verbose

Type: Boolean Default: false

Output more verbose information.

showSniffCodes

Type: Boolean Default: false

Show sniff codes in all reports.

severity

Type: Integer Default: false

The minimum severity required to display an error or warning.

warningSeverity

Type: Integer Default: false

The minimum severity required to display a warning.

errorSeverity

Type: Integer Default: false

The minimum severity required to display an error.

standard

Type: String Default: false

Define the standard to use.

report

Type: String Default: false

Report types and options

reportFile

Type: String Default: false

Log report to the file.

tabWidth

Type: Integer Default: false

Automatically convert tabs to the specified number of spaces when sniffing.