After installation, you need to configure K4D to connect to Kiuwan servers.
K4D connection settings is configured at Window -> Preferences -> Kiuwan - Connection Settings
Fill in you User and Password of your Kiuwan Account and click Check Credentials to validate access.
In case you are using a proxy, please configure Proxy Settings.
Mapping your Eclipse project to Kiuwan Application
After K4D is installed and connection is configured, you are ready to map your Eclipse project to a Kiuwan application.
To map your Eclipse project to Kiuwan, you can do it in several ways:
- Right-click on your project and select Configure->Convert to Kiuwan Project...
- Right-click on your project and select Properties.
Next dialog will be open.
To map your Eclipse project to a Kiuwan Application allows to execute K4D analysis synced to the Kiuwan Model defined at application level.
This means that K4D analysis will be executed with the same Model (rules, configuration, etc.) defined for for the Kiuwan application.
Please visit Models Manager User Guide for further help on Kiuwan Models.
K4D execution modes
K4D can be configure to run in different execution modes:
By configuring K4D, you can decide when Kiuwan will be executed and what files will be analyzed.
If your Eclipse project is configured to "Build Automatically and "Do full builds" is checked,
Kiuwan will analyze the complete project when you Clean the project.
Please note that this option is only available if "Automatic quality analysis" is checked.
K4D defects list
Once linked your Eclip, you can open Kiuwan Defects List by selecting View -> Other Windows -> Kiuwan Defects Window
Kiuwan for Developers checks automatically for updates on Eclipse startup and on a daily basis after that.