Quickly benefit from Sonar, an open-source Code Quality Management Platform based on many well known analysis tools like Checkstyle, PMD, Findbugs, Cobertura, ....


Once your technical project is configured in Hudson, just activate the Sonar plugin in order to analyze your source code according to the following quality axes :

Why using Sonar ?

Sonar drives many tools including among others :


All projects


Project dashboard



  1. Install and start the Sonar server
  2. Activate the sonar plugin from the Hudson Plugin Manager
  3. Define a Sonar installation from the Configure System page
  4. Activate sonar on jobs from the "Post-build actions" section:
  5. Build your project

    We recommend to execute Sonar at the most on nightly builds. It's useless to activate it on continuous builds.

  6. View your project in Sonar application (default is http://localhost:9000)

Release notes

See the roadmap

1.0 (May 20th, 2009)

Compatible with Sonar 1.8 and later. For older versions, please use 0.2.


Compatible with Sonar versions <= 1.8.



Please post comments and questions on the Sonar mailing-list. Issues are listed in JIRA.