I like the idea of CheckStyle because it has an Eclipse Plugin. I can also
add an Eclipse Formatter XML to the project somewhere. The default Eclipse
Formatter does not comply with the Oracle Style Guide.
On Mon, Feb 19, 2018 at 11:47 AM, Emmanuel Lécharny <elecha...@gmail.com>
> Le 19/02/2018 à 16:47, Jonathan Valliere a écrit :
> > Any interest in adding support for a linter to automatically check for
> > formatting / quality issues and formatting the code to enforce consistent
> > style across the entire codebase?
> I would add twi things :
> - months ago, I ran the code against Java 8 with the javadoc linter. I
> spent days fixing all the missing Javadoc and incorrect ones. The
> javadoc linter is on by default now on. It's possible to disbale it,
> there is a commented property in the pom.xml file :
> <!-- Make Java 8 javadoc lint to shut the f*** up... -->
> <!-- additionalparam>-Xdoclint:none</additionalparam -->
> - Checkstyle is pretty good at verifying the code format. We don't
> currently use it in MINA, but would we want to set it up, I'll suggest
> we mimic what we did in teh Apache Directory project, where it's on by
> default. It's based on a checkstyle configuration, and a plugin :
> with :
> That works pretty well.
> Emmanuel Lecharny