Have you ever worried about code quality, programming style of your team. Do you need to review the source code time to time? Isn't it a additional overhead?
What is Linting?
Linting is the process of checking the source code for Programmatic and Stylistic (formatting) errors. Linting is helpful in identifying some common and uncommon mistakes that are made during coding.
A Lint or a Linter is a program that supports linting.