OMSE 535 Project 1 Presentation Lint By Gimple Software Azam Khan December 3, 2007 Tool Overview A particular software that mentions questionable and defective programming issues is called Lint . Actually, the name is derived from the fibre and fluff found undesirable in sheep’s wool.
By Gimple Software
December 3, 2007
PC-lint for C/C++
PC-lint - One Workstation License (non-floating) $239.00
PC-lint - 10 User one-location LAN License $1800.00
PC-lint - Additional Users beyond 10 @ $150 each
FlexeLint for C/C++
FlexeLint - One Workstation License (non-floating) 998.00
FlexeLint - 1 User one-location LAN License 1998.00
FlexeLint - 5 User one-location LAN License 3000.00
FlexeLint - 10 User one-location LAN License 6000.00
I have used this software in the past and it actually does what it says it does. Most of the bugs caught may seem obvious and unnecessary. However, looking into those or simply finding a few that are serious is worth using this product. It saves time and money and I highly recommend it.
an open source evolved version of Lint
an open source programming tool that examines C or C++ source code looking for security weaknesses.
A static analysis tool for C and C++ programs