This package is abandoned and no longer maintained. The author suggests using the mayflower/php-codebrowser package instead.

A code browser that augments the code with information from various QA tools. 2013-11-12 21:58 UTC

This package is not auto-updated.

Last update: 2019-02-20 17:26:51 UTC



|--> bin/           PHP_CodeBrowser scripts
|--> src/           Source files for PHP_CodeBrowser
|   |--> Plugins/   Plugins for different error handling/types
|--> templates/     Template files for PHP_CodeBrowser
|   |--> css/       Used CSS by templates, Color definition for errors
|   |--> img/       Used images for PHP_CodeBrowser
|   |--> js/        Used javascript for PHP_CodeBrowser
|--> tests/         PHPUnit test suite
|--> package.xml    PEAR package information file
|--> LICENCE        Licence information
|--> README         Structure and install information
|--> CHANGELOG      Update information


Git Checkout

$ git clone git://

Installation with PEAR Installer

$ pear channel-discover
$ pear install --alldeps phpqatools/PHP_CodeBrowser


Shell Usage

Try ./bin/phpcb.php -h for usage information.

Integration in Jenkins, CruiseControl and Hudson

<!-- phpcb should be called after xml file generation -->
<target name="build" depends="...,phpcb" />
<target name="phpcb">
    <exec executable="phpcb">
        <arg line="--log path/to/log/dir
                   --output path/to/output/dir/
                   --source path/to/source/dir/" />

View the Results


Open /path/to/defined/output/index.html.



  <artifactspublisher dir="path/to/output" dest="artifacts/${}" subdirectory="PhpCbIdentifier" />


<cruisecontrol:tab name="PHP_CodeBrowser" label="PHP_CodeBrowser">
     <iframe src="<%=request.getContextPath() %>/<%= artifacts_url %>/PhpCbIdentifier/index.html" class="tab-content">


Have a look at the standard template for Jenkins jobs for PHP projects to see how PHP_CodeBrowser can be used together with Jenkins.

Contact Information

If you have any questions you may get in contact with: Elger Thiele or Thorsten Rinne