SpotBugs and Checkstyle false positives bite each other's tails
For your information I've raised a bug today
related to a problem I experienced by using both Checkstyle and SpotBugs Fail on Error at build time, as it is done now in Magnesium. I thnik some SB checks can be safely disabled in Odl-parent to avoid similar porblems in the future.
Contrary to checkstyle, SpotBugs SF_SWITCH_FALLTHROUGH check does not detect an intentional commented //fallthrough in a switch/case structure and reports a warning/error.
To remove this false positive, edu.umd.cs.findbugs.annotations.SuppressFBWarnings needs to be imported to use the
In the example below
This new false positive cannot be removed with a @SuppressWarnings decorator since imports are not part of a class. (and if it could, it would be anyway really cumbersome)
As the same check is already better performed by checkstyle, the SF_SWITCH_FALLTHROUGH SpotBugs check (and maybe some others) should probably be removed from ODL-parent.
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