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Incorrect @Specializes usage

Reports incorrect usages of the @Specializes annotation.

  • Specializing bean must extend another bean

  • Specializing method must override a @Produces method of its direct superclass

  • @Named annotation cannot be used on the specializing and specialized class

  • Two or more classes cannot specialize the same superclass

  • Specializing method cannot be static

Locating this inspection


Can be used to locate inspection in e.g. Qodana configuration files, where you can quickly enable or disable it, or adjust its settings.

Via Settings dialog

Path to the inspection settings via IntelliJ Platform IDE Settings dialog, when you need to adjust inspection settings directly from your IDE.

Settings or Preferences | Editor | Inspections | CDI (Contexts and Dependency Injection)


By default bundled with

IntelliJ IDEA 2024.1, Qodana for JVM 2024.1,

Can be installed with plugin

Jakarta EE: Contexts and Dependency Injection (CDI), 241.18072

Last modified: 18 June 2024