Public review of rearchitected front-end type annotations pipeline

Eric McCorkle eric.mccorkle at
Fri May 9 23:21:25 UTC 2014

On 05/09/14 17:53, Werner Dietl wrote:
> In test/tools/javac/warnings/suppress/TypeAnnotations.out
> 9 warnings are removed.
> For example, line 23 uses a @Deprecated type annotation in a cast twice.
> Why don't you expect the warnings for this anymore?

If you look, you will notice that all the removed warnings are
duplicates of other warnings.

There was a bug in the original implementation that apparently caused
warnings coming from annotations on instanceof and cast (and probably
other things) to be emitted twice.
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