[PATCH] D24040: codechecker tool core

Mehdi AMINI via cfe-commits cfe-commits at lists.llvm.org
Wed Sep 7 15:57:50 PDT 2016

mehdi_amini added a comment.

In https://reviews.llvm.org/D24040#532719, @o.gyorgy wrote:

> In https://reviews.llvm.org/D24040#530546, @mehdi_amini wrote:
> > > This looks like a fairly large tool. Should it get its own "subproject level" directory in the SVN instead of being nested within clang?
> >
> >
> > I'd add that the clang-tools-extra are more closely tied to clang than what this seems to be. Is there a strong rev-lock with clang that I missed?
> I've put it here because it is similar to scan-build/scan-build-py and on OSX it uses the intercept-build from scan-build-py. Right now there is an alternative logger on linux (not in this patch) but we plan to move to use only the intercept-build.
>  We process the output generated by clang and clang-tidy and we use the command line options for these tools which could change with newer revisions, in that case this tool needs to be updated too.

By strong rev-lock, I meant "Using the internal C++ API" of clang itself.
The scan-build.py thing seems to me like a tiny script compared to CodeChecker.


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