Find Bugs. FindBugs will run, and problem markers (displayed in source windows, and also in the Eclipse Problems view) will point to locations in your code which have been identified as potential instances of bug patterns. This is quite annyoing and decreases the acceptance for a tool like FindBugs. The FindBugs plugin is a plugin for Eclipse. It seamlessly integrates FindBugs into the Eclipse platform. A bug check is performed when the user save or compile their code. FindBugs is Copyright 2003, 2004, 2005 by the University of Maryland. Support provided by National Science Foundation grant CCR-0098162 and by an IBM Eclipse Innovation award. This plugin is licensed under the. GNU Lesser General Public License 2.1 license. Welcome to the FindBugs Eclipse plugin update site. This web page provides automatic distribution and updates for the Eclipse plugin for FindBugs. Dec 27, 2009. FindBugs is a defect detection tool for Java that uses static analysis to look for more than 200 bug patterns, such as null pointer dereferences. You may customize how FindBugs runs by opening the Properties dialog for a Java project, and choosing the. Findbugs property page. (From the FindBugs documentation, licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License) FindBugs plugin home: Home page for FindBugs. You must manually install it on an EasyEclipse distribution. The dependent plugin. Eclipse Java Development Tools must be present in the EasyEclipse distribution you use, or must be installed separately. Getting started To get started, right click on a Java project, and select the option. Project FAQ: FAQ for FindBugs Documentation: Manual for FindBugs You can also look for reviews and ratings, and add your own: On. Eclipse Plugin Central (EPIC ) Changelog Changes in EasyEclipse : Upgraded to FindBugs plugin.