[FB-Discuss] Use of @ThreadSafe or @Immutable on a field?
David Smiley @MITRE.org
DSMILEY at mitre.org
Mon Oct 27 14:40:08 EDT 2008
I'm trying to apply some annotations to my code to let FindBugs better check
for problems (and not report non-problems). I have a Calendar object that I
am sure is in a state that is thread-safe, given that I will not call any
public static final Calendar UTC;
//Note: "UTC" is now the "proper" way of dealing with zulu time (was
UTC = GregorianCalendar.getInstance(TimeZone.getTimeZone("UTC"));
UTC.getTimeInMillis();//side effect of internal initialization
I'd like to be able to annotate UTC with something so that FindBugs stops
telling me about the infamous problem of Calendar's not being threadsafe.
Unfortunately, I can't annotate this field with @ThreadSafe or @Immutable
because both are for class-level annotations; not fields.
Does anyone have any thoughts on this?
~ David Smiley
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