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Date: 2014may29
OS: Linux
Distro: RedHat/Fedora/CentOS
Language: Java
Keywords: lint, find, bugs

Q.  How can I quickly run findbugs on Fedora?
(It finds problems in Java code)

A. Install it:

dnf install findbugs
Run it:
findbugs -sourcepath <my-src> <my-jar> > bugs.txt
For example:
findbugs -sourcepath /usr/local/src/mycode /tmp/myjar.jar > bugs.txt
If you get an error about dom4j missing, do:
dnf install dom4j