Microsoft StyleCop is a source analysis tool to check the code against the coding styles .Thus it focuses on Documentation , Layout, Maintainability, Naming conventions , Readability , Spacing etc.
The news on StyleCop going opensource is already been mentioned in few of the Blogs . Here’s few of them .
- http://blogs.msdn.com/sourceanalysis/archive/2010/04/24/stylecop-is-going-open-source.aspx .
- Microsoft’s StyleCop is going to be OpenSource
Now , the StyleCop 4.4 Beta 1 is available . This can be downloaded from the StyleCop’s Codeplex site .
The Current release has the following features .
1. full support for C# 4.0
2. Integration into VS2010 and VS2008 …
For further information on the release , visit http://blogs.msdn.com/sourceanalysis/archive/2010/05/06/stylecop-4-4.aspx