Sharing PMD rulesets across projects
Monday, February 22, 2016
You are using PMD in your project. After a while, you start customizing your ruleset as described
in best practices and
how to make a ruleset.
But the project grows and grows and it soon consists of several sub modules or event separate
projects maybe even living in separate source repositories. The how can you share the ruleset, so that
it can be applied to each project?
Simple Bugfixing for PMD
Sunday, February 7, 2016
This post is about how to fix a bug in PMD - the project mess detector.
PMD is a source code analyzer tool for Java and
many other languages. It checks your source for common programming mistakes
so you don’t repeat them. However, as with all software, it is not perfect.
PMD itself has bugs which lead to either false positives, e.g. when PMD reports
a mistake which is not really a problem. Or to false negatives, which means, that
PMD doesn’t detect the potential bug.
Making the audio keys and brightness keys working in LXDE
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Custom Close Resource checking with PMD
Thursday, January 7, 2016
This howto is inspired by the stackoverflow question:
How do I create Custom bug detector for any know Static code review of tool?
Repairing boot problems Windows Vista
Saturday, December 19, 2015
Let’s assume, you are replacing the hard drive and want to make sure that the copied
Windows Vista system will start smoothly afterwards. There are some tricks you can use,
to make the system bootable again, if it doesn’t start anymore.