Prof. Ing. Tomáš Vojnar, Ph.D.
An Easy to Use Infrastructure for Building Static Analysis Tools
|Authors:||Dudka Kamil, Peringer Petr, Vojnar Tomáš|
|Licence:||required - no fee|
|Keywords:||gcc, plug-in, static analysis, program verification, C|
|Our goal is to wrap the interfaces of existing code parsers and
provide a unified and well-documented, object-oriented API
(Application Programming Interface). The key advantage of our solution
is that we allow building of analysers capable of handling everything
that gcc is able to compile. Additionally, there is no need to pre-process
the sources, neither to change the way the sources are being built.
Hence, we make it easy to, e.g., run an analysis on a Linux kernel
module or an autotools-based project, etc. Our infrastructure is
implemented as a C++ library that can be used to build an analyser as
a gcc plug-in (using the native gcc plug-in