Dev tool to help programmers write Java code that adheres to a coding standard.

Checkstyle is a development tool to help programmers write Java code that is easy to read and adheres to a coding standard. Our utility automates the process of checking Java code to spare humans of this boring (but important) task. This makes it ideal for projects that want to enforce a coding standard. Each and every check also forces our users who are not familiar with these standards to read them and makes them think about why these standards exist.

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Checkstyle 2017 Projects

  • ps
    Coverage of Documentation Comments Style Guide and performance optimization of Javadoc parser
    First, all the existing ANTLR issues are to be cleared out. Bottlenecks in javadoc grammar must be identified so that javadoc parsing could be sped...
  • Timur Tibeyev
    Flexible Suppression model
    Flexible Suppression model
  • Andrew Kuchev
    Multi-thread mode for Java files processing
    This paper contains proposal for the "Multi-thread mode for Java files processing" project. Currently, checkstyle processes all files in a single...
  • Valeria Vasylieva
    Practice What You Preach
    Quality of source code can be examined by many different tools, Checkstyle is one of them, but not the only one. Source code of such tools need to be...
  • Liangchen Luo
    Regression Testing Tool and HTML Report Generator for Pull Request
    We need to create an automation tool to do regression testing based on proposed patch (Pull Request). To complete that, we are required to achieve...