Setters plugin generates missing setters.
The plugin is activated by the
-Xsetters command line option.
You can also use the
-Xsetters-mode=direct options to configure the generation modes.
Setter generation modes
The plugin supports two setter generation modes:
accessor mode relies on JAXB XJC style of setter generation, the
direct mode assigns the provided value directly to the field. The following code snippets demonstrate the difference between these modes:
In the version 0.6.3, the
accessor mode will be kept default for backwards compatibility reasons. So you'll have to add the following options if you want to generate setters in the direct style:
The defaulting may be changed in one of the next major version.