Affects Version/s: None
Fix Version/s: 2.2
The overhead of the Checkstyle maven plugin is useless, it does not add features needed by the sonar plugin.
Executing directly the Checkstyle lib allows :
- to be more responsive when a new version of Checkstyle is released. For example the v.5.1 can be used instead of the v.5.0 of the current maven plugin (see MCHECKSTYLE-132)
- to decrease the coupling on maven
- to avoid the cost of creating a maven session (see