Posts Tagged ‘Eclipse’

  • Introducing Eric Cloninger, mobile Product Manager

    on Dec 11, 12 • by Eric Cloninger • with No Comments

    Introducing Eric Cloninger, mobile Product Manager

    Hello Everyone, I’m Eric Cloninger and I’ll be your guide to all things Android at Klocwork. This is a section of the Klocwork site that has been quiet in the past, but we’re about to take off. Please make sure that your seats are fully upright and your tray tables are in the locked position because we’re going places. It’s no coincidence I used an airplane metaphor. I love to travel. I know the Flight Attendant routine by heart. I love seeing new places and meeting people. I can read the train schedule and order

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  • IDEs are obsolete

    on Nov 5, 12 • by Alen Zukich • with No Comments

    IDEs are obsolete

    Last time, I did a controversial post about the benefits of IDEs over text editors. With IDEs, I argued that the tools available far outweigh any advantages you get from text editors. For example, IDEs provide built-in tools for refactoring, auto-completion, static analysis, and testing, just to name a few. But I must admit I’m a bit of a hypocrite. I do in fact use Vim.  I use it mainly because it is just easier to open a file quickly. But that’s just me. I don’t do pure development currently, so I only need to

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  • IDE vs text editor

    on May 10, 11 • by Alen Zukich • with 8 Comments

    IDE vs text editor

    I’m sure this topic has been discussed a million times, but hey, here we go again.  A recent question came up on whether people liked their experience of Eclipse vs. Visual Studio.  Of course this brought up the advantages of one versus the other.  But is that really a fair comparison? It really depends.  What type of application are you building — a native Windows application?  Surely going with Visual Studio makes sense. But if the goal is cross-platform, then you might look at Eclipse. Glad to see people are thinking about IDEs, but what

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  • Developer productivity thrown out the door

    on Jun 2, 09 • by Alen Zukich • with 1 Comment

    I deal with many organizations that deploy the Klocwork software to the desktop so that developers can use our tools to help them find and fix bugs in their code.  The message is simple, fix your bugs before you check in your code.  Many of the organizations I deal with have a mismatch of environments and tools.  In the world of writing code it is not uncommon to find developers using Emacs, Vim, Visual Studio, Eclipse or any number of IDEs/text editors.  Nothing wrong with this, although it doesn’t offer a clean, repeatable environment but

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