Starting ShiftLeft Ocular

ShiftLeft Ocular supports the Linux, MacOS X and Windows operating systems.

You start ShiftLeft Ocular from the directory in which it is installed (default is ~/bin/ocular on Linux and MacOS X, and C:\Users$USERNAME\bin\ocular on Windows).

If you are automating the provision of your servers, you need to append the command -J-Xmx<heapsize> when starting ShiftLeft Ocular. Refer to the article ShiftLeft Ocular Memory Size Recommendations for specifics.

After starting ShiftLeft Ocular, you can:

  • Create a CPG for a new application or a new version of an application.

  • Generate a Security Profile to automate code analysis by summarizing the vulnerabilities and data leaks present in code.

  • Easily work with CPGs and Security Profiles using your Workspace for a new application or a new version of an application.

Linux and MacOS X

Use the following command to start ShiftLeft Ocular on the Linux and MacOS X operating systems

./ocular.sh

Windows PowerShell

Use the following command to start ShiftLeft Ocular on the Windows operating systems

.\ocular.ps1