Annotation Type RequiredModifiers

@Documented @Retention(CLASS) @Target(ANNOTATION_TYPE) public @interface RequiredModifiers
Annotation declaring that the target annotation requires all the specified modifiers. For example, an annotation declared as:

 @RequiredModifiers(modifier = Modifier.PUBLIC)
 @interface MyAnnotation {}

will be considered illegal when used on non-public elements such as:

 @MyAnnotation void foo() {}
Author: (Jige Yu)
  • Element Details

    • value

      use modifier() instead
    • modifier

      Modifier[] modifier
      The required modifiers. The annotated element is illegal if any one or more of these modifiers are absent.

      Empty array has the same effect as not applying this annotation at all; duplicates are allowed but have no effect.