To fully comply with the SonarQube Quality Model introduced in SonarQube 5.5, most default rules severities have been adjusted. The blog entry “We Are Adjusting Rules Severities” is a good reading to deeply understand the meaning of each severity by type.
!===. This major improvement allows existing rules relying on this SE engine to detect even more issues. Here are a few real life issues found with help of this improvement :
In the Chart.js project:
Please read the release notes for more information. You can install or update it via the Update Center.
Documentation is available on the product page.