Assertions on variables and parameters
This page is a work in progress: it will address the recommended solution to check for field, variable and parameter values. How to express and check that some can or cannot be null; how to mark security sensitive parameters; ...
There are many situations where it is good to use assertions, including:
There are also situations where you should not use them:
- Do not use assertions for argument checking in public methods.
- Do not use assertions to do any work that your application requires for correct operation.