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PHP Mess Detector validation

Reports coding style problems detected by PHP Mess Detector.

The inspection requires PHP Mess Detector to be properly installed and set up in the IDE under Settings | PHP | Quality Tools | Mess Detector.

To learn more about installing PHP Mess Detector, see PHP Mess Detector installation ( for details.

You can use a predefined set of rules or add your own by specifying valid ruleset.xml files. See the rules index ( and How to create a custom rule set ( for details.

Inspection Details

Available in:

PhpStorm 2023.3, Qodana for PHP 2023.3



Last modified: 13 July 2023