When using Springfox you can annotate your endpoints to automatically generate OpenAPI docs for your clients.
This blogpost will show how you can prevent Springfox generating a model on an endpoint with
ResponseEntity as return type.
I’ll also cover how to prevent generating default responses.
Take an endpoint like below.
You want to return
ResponseEntity because you want control over the status and body which is returned within your endpoint code.
Click to see the Spingfox configuration used for this example
Now your generated OpenAPI doc contains responses with a
Springfox will also generate default responses for
404, which you may never need.