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SyntaxHighlighter Evolved Biferno


SyntaxHighlighter Evolved Biferno is a plugin for self-hosted WordPress that adds support to Alex Mills’ (Viper007) SyntaxHighlighter Evolved plugin for the Biferno language .

It provides a brush designed to work with the SyntaxHighlighter Evolved WordPress plugin .


  • Biferno opening and closing tags are captured
  • Variables within double-quoted strings are captured
  • Numerical values are captured
  • a large superset of Biferno’s function names are recognized
  • Custom function names are captured



  • This is a sample image of the plugin in action as applied to Biferno code.



In order to use SyntaxHighlighter Evolved Biferno, you must first install SyntaxHighlighter Evolved.


Extract all files from the ZIP file, making sure to keep the file/folder structure intact, and then upload it to /wp-content/plugins/.

Plugin Activation

Go to the admin area of your WordPress install and click on the “Plugins” menu. Click on “Activate” for the “SyntaxHighlighter Evolved: Biferno” plugin.

Plugin Usage

Just wrap your code in [sourcecode language="biferno"]your code here [/sourcecode]
or wrap your code in [biferno], such as [biferno] code here [/biferno] .

The shortcodes accept a wide variety of parameters. For details, see the bottom of the SyntaxHighlighter Evolved’s settings page.


The code is just being displayed raw. It isn’t being converted into a code box or anything. What’s wrong?

Make sure your theme’s footer.php file has <?php wp_footer(); ?> somewhere inside of it, otherwise the plugin won’t be able to do it’s thing.

INFO: When you find a that a keyword or a other special word of Biferno is not highlighted. Please write entry into the forum of this plugin. -> Support Forum

Contributors & Developers

“SyntaxHighlighter Evolved Biferno” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



  • Initial release