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Count lines of source code excluding blank lines and comments

Terminal - Count lines of source code excluding blank lines and comments
sloccount <directory>
2011-05-06 13:51:27
User: BohrMe
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Count lines of source code excluding blank lines and comments

Much more accurate than other methods mentioned here straight out of the box.

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Full sample output:

sloccount .

Creating filelist for arch

Creating filelist for block

Creating filelist for crypto

Creating filelist for drivers

Creating filelist for firmware

Creating filelist for fs

Creating filelist for include

Creating filelist for init

Creating filelist for ipc

Creating filelist for kernel

Creating filelist for lib

Have a non-directory at the top, so creating directory top_dir

Adding /usr/src/kernels/2.6.35.12-90.fc14.i686/./Makefile to top_dir

Creating filelist for mm

Adding /usr/src/kernels/2.6.35.12-90.fc14.i686/./Module.symvers to top_dir

Creating filelist for net

Creating filelist for samples

Creating filelist for scripts

Creating filelist for security

Creating filelist for sound

Adding /usr/src/kernels/2.6.35.12-90.fc14.i686/./System.map to top_dir

Creating filelist for tools

Creating filelist for usr

Creating filelist for virt

Adding /usr/src/kernels/2.6.35.12-90.fc14.i686/./vmlinux.id to top_dir

Categorizing files.

Finding a working MD5 command....

Found a working MD5 command.

Computing results.

SLOC Directory SLOC-by-Language (Sorted)

263110 include ansic=261507,cpp=1561,asm=42

33895 scripts ansic=20542,perl=7062,cpp=1795,sh=1714,yacc=1289,

lex=1045,python=448

27314 arch ansic=26884,cpp=430

0 block (none)

0 crypto (none)

0 drivers (none)

0 firmware (none)

0 fs (none)

0 init (none)

0 ipc (none)

0 kernel (none)

0 lib (none)

0 mm (none)

0 net (none)

0 samples (none)

0 security (none)

0 sound (none)

0 tools (none)

0 top_dir (none)

0 usr (none)

0 virt (none)

Totals grouped by language (dominant language first):

ansic: 308933 (95.26%)

perl: 7062 (2.18%)

cpp: 3786 (1.17%)

sh: 1714 (0.53%)

yacc: 1289 (0.40%)

lex: 1045 (0.32%)

python: 448 (0.14%)

asm: 42 (0.01%)

Total Physical Source Lines of Code (SLOC) = 324,319

Development Effort Estimate, Person-Years (Person-Months) = 86.61 (1,039.28)

(Basic COCOMO model, Person-Months = 2.4 * (KSLOC**1.05))

Schedule Estimate, Years (Months) = 2.92 (35.02)

(Basic COCOMO model, Months = 2.5 * (person-months**0.38))

Estimated Average Number of Developers (Effort/Schedule) = 29.68

Total Estimated Cost to Develop = $ 11,699,374

(average salary = $56,286/year, overhead = 2.40).

SLOCCount, Copyright (C) 2001-2004 David A. Wheeler

SLOCCount is Open Source Software/Free Software, licensed under the GNU GPL.

SLOCCount comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY, and you are welcome to

redistribute it under certain conditions as specified by the GNU GPL license;

see the documentation for details.

Please credit this data as "generated using David A. Wheeler's 'SLOCCount'."

Comment by BohrMe 216 weeks and 4 days ago
11,699,374

That is a lot of work.

Good luck.

Comment by RanyAlbeg 216 weeks and 4 days ago

Your point of view

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