PMD For Eclipse 4.26.0.v20210731-1741-r Released

31 July 2021

A new PMD for Eclipse plugin version has been released. It is available via the update site:

This is a minor release.

New and noteworthy

  • Updated to PMD 6.37.0

Fixed Issues

  • #148: Eclipse nearly-consistently crashes on startup when workspace contains PMD enabled projects
  • #150: Error executing command ReviewCode: java.util.regex.PatternSyntaxException: Illegal/unsupported escape sequence near index
  • #153: Not properly disposed SWT resource

API Changes

Deprecated for removal

  • net.sourceforge.pmd.eclipse.plugin.EclipseUtil
  • net.sourceforge.pmd.eclipse.plugin.PMDPlugin.getPluginFolder()
  • net.sourceforge.pmd.eclipse.runtime.cmd.BaseVisitor.isUseTaskMarker()
  • net.sourceforge.pmd.eclipse.runtime.cmd.BaseVisitor.setUseTaskMarker(boolean)
  • net.sourceforge.pmd.eclipse.util.IOUtil
  • net.sourceforge.pmd.eclipse.ui.priority.PriorityDescriptor.refreshImages()
  • All classes that couldn’t be instantiated because they had a private constructor only are now also final.