Description / Feature
To check code against rules provided by FindBugs.
This plugin is included in the Java Ecosystem.
It uses FindBugs to provide coding rules.
SonarQube Java Plugin
- Install the FindBugs plugin through the Update Center (since Sonar 3.5) or download it into the SONAR_HOME/extensions/plugins directory from the Java Ecosystem page
- Restart the Sonar server
In the quality profile, activate some rules from FindBugs and run a Sonar an analysis on your project.
FindBugs FindBugs requires the compiled classes to run.
Make sure that you compile your source code with debug information on (to get the line numbers in the Java bytecode). It Debug is usually turned on by default (except for compilation with Ant). Otherwise the violations unless you're compiling with Ant, in which case, you will need to turn it on explicitly. If the debug information is not available, the issues raised by FindBugs will be displayed at the beginning of the file as because the correct line numbers will be missingwere not available.