[Python-Dev] Coverity Scan Spotlight Python

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Fri Aug 30 05:53:18 CEST 2013


On 8/29/2013 7:24 PM, Sturla Molden wrote:
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> Do the numbers add up?
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> .005 defects in 1,000 lines of code is one defect in every 200,000 lines of code.
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> However they also claim that "to date, the Coverity Scan service has analyzed nearly 400,000 lines of Python code and identified 996 new defects – 860 of which have been fixed by the Python community."

Some marked as 'false positive', some as 'intentional'.

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Terry Jan Reedy




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