- REQUIRED ARGUMENTS
- EXIT STATUS
- BUGS AND LIMITATIONS
- DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY
loadanalysisdb - Critique a body of code and load the results into a database for later processing.
loadanalysisdb path [...]
Scan a body of code and, rather than emit the results in a textual format, put them into a database so that analyses can be made.
This example doesn't put anything into the database that isn't available from Perl::Critic::Violation in order to keep the code easier to understand. In a full application of the idea presented here, one might want to include the current date and a distribution name in the database so that progress on cleaning up a code corpus can be tracked.
Note the explanation attribute of Perl::Critic::Violation is constant for most policies, but some of them do provide more specific diagnostics of the code in question.
A list of paths to files and directories to find code in.
Errors from DBI.
An SQLite database named "perl_critic_analysis.sqlite" with the following schema:
CREATE TABLE violation ( file_path VARCHAR(1024), line_number INTEGER, column_number INTEGER, severity INTEGER, policy VARCHAR(512), explanation TEXT, source_code TEXT )
BUGS AND LIMITATIONS
This is an example program and thus does minimal error handling.
Copyright (c) 2006-2011, Elliot Shank.
This module is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself. See perlartistic.
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