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PHP command-line interface. More information:

  • Parse and execute a PHP script:

php {{path/to/file}}

  • Check syntax on (i.e. lint) a PHP script:

php -l {{path/to/file}}

  • Run PHP interactively:

php -a

  • Run PHP code (Notes: Don't use tags; escape double quotes with backslash):

php -r "{{code}}"

  • Start a PHP built-in web server in the current directory:

php -S {{host:port}}

  • List installed PHP extensions:

php -m

  • Display information about the current PHP configuration:

php -i

  • Display information about a specific function:

php --rf {{function_name}}