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Protected nested class

Reports protected nested classes.

Example:

public class Outer { protected static class Nested {} // warning protected class Inner {} // warning protected enum Mode {} // warning depends on the setting protected interface I {} // warning depends on the setting }

Configure the inspection:

  • Use the Ignore 'protected' inner enums option to ignore protected inner enums.

  • Use the Ignore 'protected' inner interfaces option to ignore protected inner interfaces.

Inspection options

Here you can find the description of settings available for the Protected nested class inspection, and the reference of their default values.

Ignore 'protected' inner enums

Not selected

Ignore 'protected' inner interfaces

Not selected

Inspection Details

By default bundled with:

IntelliJ IDEA 2024.1, Qodana for JVM 2024.1,

Can be installed with plugin:

Java, 241.16690

Last modified: 29 April 2024