[PATCH] D12761: MPI-Checker patch for Clang Static Analyzer

Anna Zaks via cfe-commits cfe-commits at lists.llvm.org
Mon Mar 21 08:48:12 PDT 2016

zaks.anna added inline comments.

Comment at: lib/StaticAnalyzer/Checkers/MPI-Checker/MPIChecker.cpp:136
@@ +135,3 @@
+  auto NodeIt = G.eop_begin();
+  const auto NodeEndIt = G.eop_end();
Alexander_Droste wrote:
> zaks.anna wrote:
> > The analyzer does not do a good job tracking global variables. You might get false positives, specifically, where the variable is released in another translation unit or by calling function that the analyzer does not inline.
> > 
> So shall we remove or keep the function?
I think you will get false positives of the nature I describe above if you keep it. If so, you should remove it. The user experience is much better if you avoid false positives.


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