The C language is widely used by organisations in the development of safety-critical software applications. The Embedded C Coding Standard was developed by the Barr Group to minimise firmware bugs through rules that keep bugs out while also improving the maintainability and portability of embedded software. The coding standard details software programming principles, specifies naming conventions, and outlines rules for data types, functions, preprocessor macros, variables, and much more. Individual rules that have been demonstrated to reduce or eliminate certain types of bugs are highlighted.
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Netrino C Embedded C Coding Standard Compliance Tools from LDRA
- The LDRA tool suite provides the most comprehensive C coding standards enforcement available. Support of the Barr Group Embedded C Coding standard extends LDRA's already comprehensive list of C/C++ language standards
- LDRArules is a cost-effective, stand-alone rules checker independent from the LDRA tool suite that is focused on increasing software quality through coding standards compliance, including Netrino C
LDRA Offers Complete Transparency on Coding Standards Support
For every coding standard we support, we offer a complete compliance matrix so you can see exactly which rules are implemented within our tools. You can easily compare tool compliance to multiple versions of the standard, and you can assess compliance for multiple standards.