Public review of rearchitected front-end type annotations pipeline

Werner Dietl wdietl at
Fri May 9 23:24:44 UTC 2014

Ah, sorry for missing that!
cu, WMD.

On Fri, May 9, 2014 at 7:21 PM, Eric McCorkle <eric.mccorkle at> wrote:
> 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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