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Not sure if this was brought before but I noticed on several occasions that code containing HEREDOC syntax will not be correctly highlighted. Example at

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marked as duplicate by ben is uǝq backwards, Rory, Mat, Hugo Dozois, animuson Jun 15 '13 at 18:50

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I tried editing your answer to add the manual syntax highlighting directive and that didn't work either. – Adam Lear Oct 16 '11 at 18:17
I tried another edit, but also to no avail – Pëkka Oct 16 '11 at 18:33
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This is a bug in prettify itself. It's already reported as Issue 41: PHP heredoc notation not supported:

The highlighter breaks on string specified using the heredoc notation:

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