3

Is there any gratis tool which checks C code for MISRA compliance?

Standalone static code analysis if acceptable, any platform.

A bonus would be an IDE, plugin (preferably Eclipse, but any gratis IDE will do), or even a compiler, so that I can see MISRA non-compliance as I develop, not just when I remember to run the tool.

1

If you are developing Open Source projects then Coverity Scan is available free but if you are developing closed source code then you will have to pay for a licence.

Coverity performs a wide variety of static analysis including MISRA and there are plugins for a number of IDEs.

| improve this answer | |
  • Ppvoted for a good suggestion, even thought it doesn't match my request for gratis. I tried my best, but can't find hio much it costs. Do you know? – Mawg says reinstate Monica Sep 19 '16 at 11:53
  • If you are programming an Open Source project then Coverty Scan is gratis. If not then you have to contact synopsys for a quote. – Steve Barnes Sep 19 '16 at 19:49
  • 1
    It is also worth noting that you can run Coverity Scan 8.5.0.1 from within appvayor (appveyor.com) which is free for open source, $29/month basic or $59/mo pro. – Steve Barnes Sep 20 '16 at 6:27
  • Thanks for the info. I have passed it on & will no doubt hear nothing further from management. Is there any reason why I should switch from Jenkins to AppVeyor? On the one hand, I am always on the lookout for better tools, but otoh I have time invested in Jenkins (which is also gratis for non-FOSS). Just curious. – Mawg says reinstate Monica Sep 20 '16 at 7:57

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.