This page documents how to configure SonarQube in Eclipse for versions 3.2+.
For versions prior to 3.2, browse this page.
|To use Sonar SonarQube in Eclipse on a project, it is required that the project has been first analyzed in a standard way by SonarSonarQube.|
Go to Window > Preferences > Sonar > Servers.
Sonar SonarQube in Eclipse is pre-configured to access a local Sonar SonarQube server listening on http://localhost:9000/. You can edit this server, delete it or add a new one.
Linking a Project to One Analyzed on a
Linking for the first time
Once the Sonar SonarQube server is defined, the next step is to link your Eclipse projects with projects defined and analyzed on this Sonar serverSonarQubeserver.
To do so, right-click on the project in the Project Explorer, and then Configure > Associate with Sonar...:
Click on Finish. Your project is now associated to one analyzed on your Sonar server.SonarQube server. This means that you'll be able to see existing issues for the project in Eclipse, and that when you run a local analysis in Eclipse, it will use the rule profile the project is assigned to in SonarQube rather than the language's default profile.
|Note that for Maven projects, the association is performed automatically.|
At any time, it is possible to change the project association.
To do so, right-click on the project in the Project Explorer, and then Sonar > Change project association...:
Unlinking a Project
To do so, right-click on the project in the Project Explorer, and then Sonar > Remove Sonar Nature:
Configuring Mylin to deal with Reviews
Creating a Sonar Task Repository
To start using this feature, a new Sonar task repository has to be created (see the Mylyn documentation page for more information):
Creating a Query
To browse the reviews, you can create as many queries as you wish:
Here's an example of a query that retrieves all the reviews assigned to you on every project:
The reviews should now appear in the Task List view:
You can set the Severity of Sonar Markers severity of SonarQube markers and SonarQube markers for new violations by going to Window > Preferences > Sonar.
You are now all set with configuration and you can start using Sonar SonarQube in Eclipse.