When creating a new Quality Profile using an existing Checkstyle Config the severity property is not inherited by sub modules, even though it should as specified in .
I would like to import the following checkstyle config and have UnusedImports pop up as Warning:
But as the severity is not inherited it will pop up as info.
To work around this the config has to be adapted to look like this:
This is very unDRY. Please fix this.
 Properties should be inherited in the Module hierarchy - http://checkstyle.sourceforge.net/config.html#Properties