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Change method access level

org.openrewrite.java.ChangeMethodAccessLevel Change the access level (public, protected, private, package private) of a method.

Source

  • groupId: org.openrewrite
  • artifactId: rewrite-java
  • version: 7.35.0

Options

Type
Name
Description
String
methodPattern
A method pattern that is used to find matching method declarations/invocations.
String
newAccessLevel
New method access level to apply to the method.
Boolean
matchOverrides
Optional. When enabled, find methods that are overrides of the method pattern.

Usage

This recipe has required configuration parameters. Recipes with required configuration parameters cannot be activated directly. To activate this recipe you must create a new recipe which fills in the required parameters. In your rewrite.yml create a new recipe with a unique name. For example: com.yourorg.ChangeMethodAccessLevelExample. Here's how you can define and customize such a recipe within your rewrite.yml:
rewrite.yml
---
type: specs.openrewrite.org/v1beta/recipe
name: com.yourorg.ChangeMethodAccessLevelExample
displayName: Change method access level example
recipeList:
- org.openrewrite.java.ChangeMethodAccessLevel:
methodPattern: org.mockito.Matchers anyVararg()
newAccessLevel: public
matchOverrides: null
Now that com.yourorg.ChangeMethodAccessLevelExample has been defined activate it in your build file:
Gradle
Maven
build.gradle
plugins {
id("org.openrewrite.rewrite") version("5.34.0")
}
rewrite {
activeRecipe("com.yourorg.ChangeMethodAccessLevelExample")
}
repositories {
mavenCentral()
}
pom.xml
<project>
<build>
<plugins>
<plugin>
<groupId>org.openrewrite.maven</groupId>
<artifactId>rewrite-maven-plugin</artifactId>
<version>4.39.0</version>
<configuration>
<activeRecipes>
<recipe>com.yourorg.ChangeMethodAccessLevelExample</recipe>
</activeRecipes>
</configuration>
</plugin>
</plugins>
</build>
</project>
Recipes can also be activated directly from the command line by adding the argument -Drewrite.activeRecipes=com.yourorg.ChangeMethodAccessLevelExample

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