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From Mark Hindess <mark.hind...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: [external] One more opportunity of QA for Harmony
Date Mon, 04 Feb 2008 18:42:18 GMT

On 10 January 2008 at 12:54, Mark Hindess <mark.hindess@googlemail.com> wrote:
> 
> On 10 January 2008 at 14:40, "Aleksey Shipilev" <aleksey.shipilev@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > Hi All,
> > 
> > I've just recently noticed the tool [1] developed by Coverity,
> > which does static code analysis for projects. It seems to be used
> > by major OSS players as another opportunity for QA: that include
> > but no limited to Linux kernel, Samba, Perl, Python, PHP. Moreover,
> > they recently introduce Java support. Even though it's focus is
> > security, judging on reports it could detect memory leaks and
> > other stability-important stuff. I think it's worth to try scan
> > Harmony. What do you think?
>
> I'd also noticed that they had started accepting Java-based projects.
> I think we should ask them to scan Harmony code.
>
> Perhaps we should break it down a little rather than submitting the
> entire code base as one project.  I also think we should *not* submit
> code - such as modules/concurrent - where we don't have the ability to
> fix the upstream versions ourselves.
>
> I'd be happy to contact them regarding scanning the classlib code if
> people think it would be a good idea.

I'm going to start discussions - for classlib enhanced code only
initially - in the next few days unless anyone objects.

-Mark.



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