Set Accessibility : Modifier « Reflection « Java

Set Accessibility

// $Id: 16271 2009-04-07 20:20:12Z hardy.ferentschik $
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import java.beans.Introspector;
import java.lang.annotation.Annotation;
import java.lang.reflect.AccessibleObject;
import java.lang.reflect.Field;
import java.lang.reflect.InvocationTargetException;
import java.lang.reflect.Member;
import java.lang.reflect.Method;
import java.lang.reflect.Modifier;
import java.lang.reflect.ParameterizedType;
import java.lang.reflect.Type;
import java.lang.reflect.WildcardType;
import java.util.ArrayList;
import java.util.Arrays;
import java.util.Iterator;
import java.util.List;
import java.util.Map;

 * Some reflection utility methods.
 * @author Hardy Ferentschik
public class ReflectionHelper {

  public static void setAccessibility(Member member) {
    if ( !Modifier.isPublic( member.getModifiers() ) ) {
      //Sun's ease of use, sigh...
      ( ( AccessibleObject ) member ).setAccessible( true );



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