Log of PHP syntax errors found by the PHP Code Checker

This is a log of the most common mistakes made by PHP programmers, as determined by the errors found during PHP code checks.

This is a rough log and provided simply for the benefit of curiousity.

Note: This does not include data from the "php -l" syntax check.

686024Mismatched number of curly braces {}
585301Mismatched number of parenthesis ()
131069Incorrect syntax for PHP code declaration <?php ?>
105864Mismatched number of square brackets []
61380Use of single equal sign in If expression
49238Missing quotes around string values when defining an array
21214Missing > when defining an array key=>value pair
20912Predefined $_VARIABLES not using proper brackets e.g. $_GET[ ]
17173Missing semicolon (warning, possible false positives)
4465Variable defined with more than one equal sign
1135Mismatched number of comment tags /* */
962Incorrect Foreach syntax

Logging reset on October 23, 2013 with version 1.8

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