The code contains too many functions throwing exceptions that have inconsistencies in “@throws” tags

Why you should care

Every function that throws exceptions must have a throw tag.

How we detect

CAST Highlight counts one occurrence each time a function throwing an exception has no @Throws tag.


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About CAST and Highlight’s Code Insights

Over the last 25 years, CAST has leveraged unique knowledge on software quality measurement by analyzing thousands of applications and billions of lines of code. Based on this experience and community standards on programming best practices, Highlight implements hundreds of code insights across 15+ technologies to calculate health factors of a software.