[PATCH] D66042: [analyzer] Analysis: Silence checkers

Kristóf Umann via Phabricator via cfe-commits cfe-commits at lists.llvm.org
Wed Aug 14 12:00:50 PDT 2019

Szelethus added inline comments.

Comment at: clang/lib/Frontend/CompilerInvocation.cpp:483-504
+  if (!AnOpts.RawSilencedCheckersAndPackages.empty()) {
+    std::vector<StringRef> Checkers =
+        AnOpts.getRegisteredCheckers(/*IncludeExperimental=*/true);
+    std::vector<StringRef> Packages =
+        AnOpts.getRegisteredPackages(/*IncludeExperimental=*/true);
+    SmallVector<StringRef, 16> CheckersAndPackages;
Szelethus wrote:
> Szelethus wrote:
> > The reason why I suggested validating this in CheckerRegistry is that CheckerRegistry is the only class knowing the actual list of checkers and packages, and is able to emit diagnostics before the analysis starts. This solution wouldn't work with plugin checkers/packages.
> I don't see this being addressed actually?
> I think it would be totally fine to just omit the validation part as I said earlier, the patch will be leaner, and cases in which we're using the silencing of checkers are very exotic anyways.
Also, we should probably compliment such validation by actually writing tests for plugins.

I've been through that process once. It isn't fun. Really-really isn't :^) Let's just collectively agree to "forget" this :)



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