PMD Maven Dependency

PMD is a source code analyzer. It finds common programming flaws like unused variables, empty catch blocks, unnecessary object creation, and so forth. It supports Java, JavaScript, Salesforce.com Apex and Visualforce, PLSQL, Apache Velocity, XML, XSL, Scala.

PMD Maven Dependency

Copy below PMD maven dependency and paste in your project pom.xml file:
<!-- https://mvnrepository.com/artifact/net.sourceforge.pmd/pmd -->
<dependency>
    <groupId>net.sourceforge.pmd</groupId>
    <artifactId>pmd</artifactId>
    <version>6.20.0</version>
    <type>pom</type>
</dependency>
For more details about the proper version to use, check out the following Maven Central link.

PMD Gradle Dependency

Copy below PMD Gradle dependency and paste in your project build.gradle file:
// https://mvnrepository.com/artifact/net.sourceforge.pmd/pmd
compile group: 'net.sourceforge.pmd', name: 'pmd', version: '6.20.0', ext: 'pom'

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