PMD - for NetBeans - plugin detail

PMD is a tool to check for unused private methods, variables, empty catch blocks and so forth. Integrated into netbeans, the tool shows its real potential by allowing you to find and fix your flaws quickly.

Plugin owner: rkubacki
Added: 2002-11-01
License: freeware
Category: Programming Languages
Downloaded: 4,381 times
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Download plugin   Download size: 1.04 MB   Last Update: 2009-07-07

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PMD scans Java source code and looks for potential problems.

It now works with NetBeans 5.x, has several specific NetBeans rules, and includes an upgrade to PMD 3.8.

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PMD updates

Please go to to get current version and check what version of NetBeans is supported.
Posted by rkubacki on Jul 07, 2009

Netbeans 5.5.1 and 5.5 missing modules for this plugin

This plug in requires specific modules to run. I installed this in Netbeans 5.5 and 5.5.1 with no success.
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utilities api 7.4
Posted by budfrogs on Oct 11, 2007
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