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Array can be replaced with enum values

Reports arrays of enum constants that can be replaced with a call to EnumType.values().

Usually, when updating such an enum, you have to update the array as well. However, if you use EnumType.values() instead, no modifications are required.


enum States { NOT_RUN, IN_PROGRESS, FINISHED; } handleStates(new States[] {NOT_RUN, IN_PROGRESS, FINISHED});

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New in 2019.1

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Java, 233.SNAPSHOT

Last modified: 13 July 2023