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Modify syntax checking in Netbeans (Java code)
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  • Posted: Fri, Nov 12, 2010
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We require a Java programmer to modify the syntax checking of the open source Netbeans IDE to support syntax checking for the Facebook XHP extension.

The required code patch MUST modify the source code of the syntax checking module(s) of Netbeans (current source trunk -- 7.0) for PHP checking so that it DOES NOT flag code as a syntax error when using the XHP syntax is entered in the code editor.

The successful patch MUST NOT otherwise break or degrade the quality of the PHP syntax checking

Any code WITHIN curly brackets {} of an XHP expression MUST be recognized (for further syntax checking and syntax coloring) as a full PHP expression as per the XHP spec on the wiki linked below.

The successful patch may (at our option) be submitted to the open source Netbeans project, so the task will be to provide as simple of a patch as possible.


The attached PHP code must ALL evaluate as valid syntax and any PHP code inside of {} characters must be parsed and colored ...

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Desired Skills
Java, NetBeans
Job ID: 21892773
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