Cppcheck v1.86 Release Notes

Release Date: 2018-12-08 // over 2 years ago
  • General:

    • ๐Ÿ›  Many fixes in the template simplifier
    • ๐Ÿ›  Several fixes in the abstract syntax tree.

    Checking improvements:

    • ๐Ÿ†• New check: passing address of char to function that expects a strz
    • ๐Ÿ†• New check: shadow variables
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Improved lifetime checking
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Improved STL iterators checking
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Improved data flow analysis

    ๐Ÿ†• New libraries:

    • zlib
    • โœ… googletest

    โž• Addons:

    • ๐Ÿ›  misra.py: Fixes for suppressions and exclusions
    • namingng.py: New addon to check naming conventions. Rules are specified in json file.