Apply Source Format

Posted on 2004-10-13
Last Modified: 2008-03-10
I have been looking all of the internet, for a program that will format php code into the right standard. IE

if(something){dothis;}else{do this;}

   Do this;
   Do this;

Macromedia's Dreamweaver has this option but its only for html code. I doens't touch the php.
Any Ideas??
Question by:ocsurf
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Take a look at this class from pear:
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There is a source code "beautifier" program here also, but this is not free:

It does however support a range of languages including php.

Shareware download:

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and another one, i think it is free:

afaik you can customize the output, ie wether you want the opening { in the same line or on the next,...

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