About PVS-Studio

PVS-Studio in 2019

We bring to your attention the presentation of “PVS-Studio in 2019”. The fact is that from time to time our users ask if there is any material that overviews the analyzer's capabilities, describes what it is, and so on. For this reason, we decided to record this presentation, in which I will tell you what PVS-Studio is, what features it has, and so on, so that you can learn about it in general. There will be many different links in...

Oct. 22, 2019

How to find bugs in C, C++, С# software by using tool static code analysis

We regularly check various open-source projects (Tizen OS, Linux kernel, Chromium, Unreal Engine 4, CryEngine V, Mono, Qt and others) with PVS-Studio and send analysis results to developers and usually describe them in our posts as well. Besides, we add them into our bug database - https://www.viva64.com/en/examples/

Sept. 25, 2017

Static code analysis

Static code analysis is the process of detecting errors and defects in a software source code. Static analysis can be viewed as an automated code review process.
You can get a better understanding of the methodology of static analysis, studying the following materials:

Aug. 17, 2017

PVS-Studio plugin for SonarQube

SonarQube is an open source platform, designed for continuous analysis and measurement of code quality.

More than a year PVS-Studio has a plugin for the integrating the results of the work in SonarQube. Thanks to it, the abilities of detection critical errors in C/C++/C#/Java can be expanded by the functionality of the quality monitoring. PVS-Studio and SonarQube greatly complement each other, allowing building a powerful factory to bring the...

Aug. 2, 2017

Adopting PVS-Studio in a large project. Part 2

The second and final part of video where we discuss how PVS-Studio makes it easy to adopt static code analysis in a large project. If you missed the first part of our presentation, please refer to this link: https://www.viva64.com/en/video/65/

In this chapter we demonstrate how the incremental analysis feature of PVS-Studio helps you save time required for code analysis both on a developer's computer and on a build server. We also describe ho...

March 24, 2017

Adopting PVS-Studio in a large project. Part 1

In this video we discuss possible difficulties related to introducing static code analysis to an existing project with a large legacy code base, and how PVS-Studio helps to resolve these difficulties. In particular, we demonstrate how to suppress all the messages reported on legacy code and focus on the issues in new code only. We also describe in detail the PVS-Studio plugin for Microsoft Visual Studio, and how PVS-Studio can be integrated wi...

March 17, 2017

PVS-Studio for Linux. How to find bugs in the code?

This video shows how to install the PVS-Studio for Linux and to check Far Manager for bugs.

How to run PVS-Studio on Linux - https://www.viva64.com/en/m/0036/

The Development History of PVS-Studio for Linux - https://www.viva64.com/en/b/0451/

Feb. 1, 2017


Bugs Found

Checked Projects
374
Collected Errors
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