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Blog Archive for inder during January 2007

Folks at FortifySoftware are running a program where they run their static analysis tool for code checking and security analysis for free on open-source projects. They were kind enough to run their tool on our Web 2.0 Pet Store application and report bugs to us. In this blog, I share my experiences with some of the subtle errors that their tool caught. Some of the bugs that fortify reported were...
The Java Persistence API comes in handy for creating object relational mapping. I recently came across a warnings that the compiler generates on some code that uses these APIs in our Web 2.0 Pet Store project. Upon a closer look, I concluded that the warning was bogus and came up with a suggestion for the Persistence API expert group to better support generics. Here is the warning in question: D...