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lgtm: Exclude FIXME comments from alerts #3876
LGTM triggers on FIXME comments issuing alerts for them, which is a bit overzealous as they clutter up the alert list and risk hiding more interesting things from alert-fatigue. Fix by hiding the fixme alerts to let us focus on the more interesting ones.
I don't really know if this does what it says on the tin, since I don't know LGTM at all, but the documentation at least implies that it will.
I agree that FIXME's tend to never get addressed (in any codebase), so if we want to tackle that we should perhaps turn the ones we have into TODO items and add a checksrc check for them.
What I want to achieve with this is however to increase the signal-to-noise ratio in LGTM as they currently are the majority of all alerts (with another one being a false positive).