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7th Gear (v3.59.3) edition

Rule dir_constant

Replaces dirname(__FILE__) expression with equivalent __DIR__ constant.


Using this rule is risky

Risky when the function dirname is overridden.


Example #1

--- Original
+++ New
-$a = dirname(__FILE__);
+$a = __DIR__;

Rule sets

The rule is part of the following rule sets:


The test class defines officially supported behaviour. Each test case is a part of our backward compatibility promise.