Rules 6-5-1 to 6-5-6

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Rules 6-5-1 to 6-5-6

Post by dg1980 » Thu Apr 28, 2016 10:32 am

Hi,

i was under the impression that these rules apply to for loops only, as all examples show only for loops.
I recently ran across a static analyzer, which applied these rules to while loops too.
Is this intended by MISRA?
Thanks in advance.

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Re: Rules 6-5-1 to 6-5-6

Post by misra cpp » Tue Oct 11, 2016 10:53 am

6-5-1 only applies to for loops, arguably 6-5-2 to 6-5-6 may apply to while loops as well.

These rules are under consideration in light of this and MISRA C:2012's approach
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