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Code Inspection: 'pow()' call can be replaced with '**' operator

Reports the pow() calls that can be replaced with the ** operator, which adds no overhead of calling a function.

See Power operator ( for details.

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  1. Position the caret at the highlighted line and press Alt+Enter or click the Intention action icon.

  2. Click the arrow next to the inspection you want to suppress and select the necessary suppress action.

Last modified: 16 May 2022