Dallas, Texas--August 15, 1998--Verilog, Inc. (Dallas) has announced the addition ofRulechecker to the Logiscope C for Windows product line. The tool checks coding, naming convention, and presentation rules. Itprovides information on a violation, locates the anomaly, and offers suggestionsto make the code comply with standards. In addition to the 50 predefined rules delivered with the product, users can modify, create,and integrate custom programming rules.
The product is an open tool constructed around an API that provides access toall information contained in a program. It allows organizations to standardizecoding practices by integrating the rules specific to the individual company orproject. It provides a presentation of each rule included in thepackage, giving explanations and reasons for its use, its scope and limitations,and instructions required for using the rule efficiently. Automaticself-checking in interactive or batch mode sorts results by severity, by file,or by rule, and a text editor can localize rule violations in the source files.
Rulechecker is available for Windows 95, 98, and NT is priced at $2400. A Unixversion is also available. Rulechecker can be combined with other Logiscopemodules (Audit, Testchecker, and Impactchecker).
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