ANN: firehose-0.2 released

David Malcolm dmalcolm at
Mon Mar 25 22:01:34 CET 2013

"firehose" is a Python package intended for managing the results from
code analysis tools (e.g. compiler warnings, static analysis, linters,

It currently provides parsers for the output of gcc, clang-analyzer and
cppcheck.  These parsers convert the results into a common data model of
Python objects, with methods for lossless roundtrips through a provided
XML format.  There is also a JSON equivalent.

It is available on pypi here:

and via git from:

The mailing list is:

Firehose is Free Software, licensed under the LGPLv2.1 or (at your
option) any later version.

It requires Python 2.7 or 3.2 onwards, and has been successfully tested
with PyPy.

Changes since 0.1:
  * ensure that the test suite, license, and RELAX-NG schema are
packaged in the tarball
  * revamp of the README


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