How to Install checkstyle in Ubuntu 18.04

Install checkstyle by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install checkstyle


checks Java source against a coding standard

Checkstyle is a development tool to help programmers write Java code that adheres to a coding standard. It automates the process of checking Java code to spare humans of this boring (but important) task. This makes it ideal for projects that want to enforce a coding standard. . Checkstyle is highly configurable and can be made to support almost any coding standard. An example configuration file is supplied supporting the Sun Code Conventions.


Version: 8.8-1

Section: universe/libs