java:S6857 false positive when using @Value to inject directly into a Map

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  • What language is this for? Java
  • Which rule? java:S6857 “SpEL expression should have a valid syntax”
  • Why do you believe it’s a false-positive/false-negative?
    Syntax working fine for injecting directly into a Map as presented here: https://www.baeldung.com/spring-value-annotation#using-value-with-maps
  • Using SonarCloud
  • How can we reproduce the problem? Give us a self-contained snippet of code (formatted text, no screenshots)
public class TestConfiguration {
    @Value("#{${valuesMap}}")
    private Map<String, Integer> valuesMap;
}

Hello @theBlackDragon,

Thanks for the report. I was able to reproduce the issue, Here is the ticket to fix it: [SONARJAVA-4917] - Jira

Best,
Margarita

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