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LintProject - Improving the Usability of PC-Lint with Visual C++ Solutions and Projects

, , 29 Jan 2009 CPOL
Utility to run PC-Lint on Visual C++ solutions and projects, generating XML and HTML reports of the results.
 *  Description : CFileLintAnalyser - class for analysing Visual C++
 *                implementation files using the PC-Lint code analysis tool.
 *     (c) Copyright 2004-2008 by Anna-Jayne Metcalfe (
 *     and Beth Mackenzie ( / Riverblade Limited
 *  Licence Terms:
 *     This code may be freely reused, subject to the licence terms below.
 *     Please do let us know of any bugs you find or improvements you make,
 *     so that we can pass them on to the rest of the development community.
 *     This code is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
 *     modify it under the terms of the Code Project Open License (CPOL)
 *     version 1.0 (
 *     This code is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
 *     but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
 *     Code Project Open Licence for further details.
 *    $Archive: /Projects/Applications/LintProject/1.4/FileLintAnalyser.h $
 *   $Revision: 14 $
 *       $Date: 7/01/09 12:52 $
 *     $Author: Anna $
 * $Nokeywords: $

/// \file	
/// \brief CFileLintAnalyser class declaration.

#pragma once

class CFileLintAnalyser

			CFileLintAnalyser(	const CString& sPathName,
								const CString& sProjectFilePathName,
								const CString& sSolutionFilePathName, // [Alex McCarthy 21.10.2008]
								const CString& sPlatformName, // [Alex McCarthy 23.12.2008]
								const CString& sResultsFileFolder,
								const CString& sLintConfigFile,
								const CString& sAdditionalParams,
								const CString& sConfiguration,
								const CString& ssIntermediateFilesFolder);

			CFileLintAnalyser(	const CFileLintAnalyser& src);

	virtual ~CFileLintAnalyser(void);

			CFileLintAnalyser&		operator=(const CFileLintAnalyser& src);

// Data Members
			CString					m_sLintFolder;
			CString					m_sPathName;
			CString					m_sFileName;

			CString					m_sProjectFilePathName;
			CString					m_sProjectFileFolder;
			CString					m_sProjectName;
			CString					m_sSolutionFileFolder; // [Alex McCarthy 21.10.2008]
			CString					m_sPlatformName;  // [Alex McCarthy 23.12.2008]
			CString					m_sResultsFileFolder;
			CString					m_sStdtLntFileName;
			CString					m_sAdditionalParams;
			CString					m_sConfiguration;
			CString					m_sIntermediateFilesFolder;

			int						m_nWarningCount;
			CString					m_sResultsFilePathName;

			bool					m_bAnalysed;

// Operations
			bool					IsVSDotNetProject(void) const;

			bool					SetLintFolder(const CString& sFolder);
			int						GetWarningCount(void) const;
			CString					GetResultsFilePathName(void) const;
			CString					GetResultsFileName(void) const;

			bool					Analyse(void);

			HRESULT					GenerateXml(MSXML2::IXMLDOMDocument* pDOMDoc,
												MSXML2::IXMLDOMElement* pParentElement,
												CString* psMsg = NULL) const;

// Implementation
		CString ChooseResultsFilePathName(void) const;


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About the Authors

Anna-Jayne Metcalfe
Founder Riverblade Limited
United Kingdom United Kingdom
I haven't always written software for a living. When I graduated from Surrey University in 1989, it was with an Electronic Engineering degree, but unfortunately that never really gave me the opportunity to do anything particularly interesting (with the possible exception of designing Darth Vader's Codpiece * for the UK Army in 1990).
    * Also known as the Standard Army Bootswitch. But that's another story...
Since the opportunity arose to lead a software team developing C++ software for Avionic Test Systems in 1996, I've not looked back. More recently I've been involved in the development of subsea acoustic navigation systems, digital TV broadcast systems, port security/tracking systems, and most recently software development tools with my own company, Riverblade Ltd.

One of my personal specialities is IDE plug-in development. ResOrg was my first attempt at a plug-in, but my day to day work is with Visual Lint, an interactive code analysis tool environment with works within the Visual Studio and Eclipse IDEs or on build servers.

I love lots of things, but particularly music, photography and anything connected with history or engineering. I despise ignorant, intolerant and obstructive people - and it shows...I can be a bolshy cow if you wind me up the wrong way...Laugh | :laugh:

I'm currently based 15 minutes walk from the beach in Bournemouth on the south coast of England. Since I moved here I've grown to love the place - even if it is full of grockles in Summer!

-+- Beth Mackenzie -+-
Software Developer Riverblade Ltd
United Kingdom United Kingdom
I'm a software developer and/or tester with Riverblade Ltd ( developing our core product range including our Visual Lint integration product and Lint Project Professional.

I incorporate a number of technologies into a daily basis including Windows API, C++ (VS2008), Managed C++, CLI, Databases, Java, JNI, Eclipse Framework, CDT and of course Visual Studio Extensibility (VSIP VSX).

In my spare time I enjoy cooking (prepping ingredients from scratch!), running, cycling, swimming, reading, interested in experimental electronic music (such as ClockDVA), movies, volunteering my IT skills where I can.

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