This document lists changes made to the Common Annotations API.
Fuller descriptions of all changes can be found below (follow links).
Not all deprecations are listed here, assuming that the deprecated APIs continue to essentially work. For a full deprecation list, please consult the Javadoc.
These API specification versions may be used to indicate that a module requires a certain API feature in order to function. For example, if you see here a feature you need which is labelled 1.20, your manifest should contain in its main attributes the line:
OpenIDE-Module-Module-Dependencies: org.netbeans.api.annotations.common > 1.20
SuppressWarnings; made by: phejl; issues: #221381
Introduced justificatio attribute to specify why it is ok to suppress a warning.
StaticResource; made by: jglick; issues: #205377
Introduced an annotation for validating the existence of static resources.