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 package net.sf.ehcache.constructs.nonstop.util;
 import java.util.List;
 import java.util.Set;

A utility class to check whether one class overrides all methods of its superclass or an interface that it implements

Abhishek Sanoujam
 public final class OverrideCheck {

private constructor
     private OverrideCheck() {

Method to check a subclass overrides all methods in its superclass or the interface it implements

     public static void check(Class parentClass subClass) {
         boolean excludeSuper = parent.isAssignableFrom(subClass);
         Set<StringsuperMethods = methodsFor(parentfalse);
         Set<StringsubMethods = methodsFor(subClassexcludeSuper);
         List<Stringmissing = new ArrayList();
         for (String method : superMethods) {
             if (!subMethods.contains(method)) {
                 // This class should be overriding all methods on the super class
         if (!missing.isEmpty()) {
             throw new RuntimeException(subClass.getName() + " is missing overrides (defined in " + parent.getName() + "):\n" + missing);
     private static Set<StringmethodsFor(final Class klassfinal boolean excludeSuper) {
         Set<Stringset = new HashSet();
         Class currClass = klass;
         while (currClass != null && currClass != Object.class) {
             Method[] methods = currClass.isInterface() ? currClass.getMethods() : currClass.getDeclaredMethods();
             for (Method m : methods) {
                 int access = m.getModifiers();
                 if (Modifier.isStatic(access) || Modifier.isPrivate(access)) {
                 StringBuilder sb = new StringBuilder();
                 Class[] parameterTypes = m.getParameterTypes();
                 for (int j = 0; j < parameterTypes.lengthj++) {
                     if (j < (parameterTypes.length - 1)) {
             if (excludeSuper) {
                 return set;
            currClass = currClass.getSuperclass();
        return set;
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