[cfe-dev] How does scan-build

Christian Gagneraud via cfe-dev cfe-dev at lists.llvm.org
Thu Jul 18 03:09:14 PDT 2019

On Thu, 18 Jul 2019 at 21:53, Дилян Палаузов via cfe-dev
<cfe-dev at lists.llvm.org> wrote:
> Hello,
> how does scan-build exactly parse its parameters?
> How does “scan-build make” know, that it should just invoke make and not do anything until a compiler is invoked.
> Does “scan-build cc …” parse in fact the source code, or the generated object files and in the former case, is the
> compiler invoked or does scan-build just considers the parameters passed to the compiler?

You shouldn't need scan-build nowadays, what build system are you
using? Cmake, qbs and i'm sure others support generating a clang
compilation database.


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>   Дилян
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