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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] Coverity Scan
From: Samuel Thibault (samuel.thibault_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-03-08 12:31:45


Jeff Squyres, le Tue 08 Mar 2011 17:58:05 +0100, a écrit :
> Scan is a static source code analysis tool that finds things like resource leaks, dead code, insecure coding, ...and a huge number of other problems. It's surprisingly good at what it does.
>
> Coverity provides Scan results to Open MPI on a "partnership" basis; we like their tool a lot (although we don't use it nearly as much as we should :-\ ). I don't know if hwloc would fall under the same agreements we have with Coverity or whether we just enroll hwloc as a "normal" open source project, but I could find out, if we're interested.

I believe we are.

Samuel