Once Sonar installation is complete, you are ready to run analyses on your projects.
Sonar has capability to perform analysis on 20+ languages. The outcome of this analysis is going to be mainly measures of metrics and violations of coding rules. However, what gets analyzed by Sonar will vary depending on the language analyzed:
First, you should install the language of the project to be analyzed either by a direct download or through the update center.
To launch your Sonar analysis, the following clients are available:
For more information, see also:
Since Sonar 3.3, it is possible to analyze a multi-module project with different languages. For Sonar versions prior to 3.3, each of those modules needs to be analyzed separately by running a specific Sonar analysis. Then the results can be aggregated at project level, using the Views plug-in.