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C++ Tools - CppDepend - 2017 update...

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I've been trying various static analysis tools on the C++ code of The Server Framework. I've now been using Resharper C++ quite regularly for over a year and I still use the Gimpel PC-Lint Plus Beta on a regular basis. I haven't used CppDepend as much, mainly because once I'd fixed the issues that it raised, and that I decided I needed to fix, I pretty much left it alone. This is possibly because I run it as an external tool and I run both Resharper and PC-Lint as fully integrated Visual Studio extensions. Full disclosure. I have been given…

C++ Tools - Deleaker

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I've just purchased a license for Deleaker by Softanics. I found out about the tool from Bartek's coding blog where he writes about the tool here. I downloaded the trial edition and it found quite a few subtle issues in some of my unit test code. Nothing too serious, but stuff that other tools have missed. The run-time overhead doesn't appear to be that great, my server tests still run at a reasonable speed and nothing fails because of the instrumentation. My virus checker (Bitdefender) hates the tool, probably due to the code injection and whatever that's required. The developer…
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