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Invalid filter definition in XML-based component scans

Reports inconsistent <filter> definitions in <component-scan> of XML application contexts.


public class NonAnnotationTypeClass {}
<beans> <ctx:component-scan base-package=""> <ctx:exclude-filter expression="" type="annotation"/> </ctx:component-scan> </beans>

In this example, NonAnnotationTypeClass is expected to be an annotation type.

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Last modified: 18 June 2024