JDK 9 RFR(m): JDK-8168444: (jdeprscan) improper handling of primitives and primitive array types

Paul Sandoz paul.sandoz at oracle.com
Tue Apr 25 18:57:21 UTC 2017

> On 21 Apr 2017, at 15:45, Stuart Marks <stuart.marks at oracle.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Please review this fix to jdeprscan so that it handles primitive types and primitive array types properly. In the absence of this fix, jdeprscan botches this, resulting in potentially lots of error messages of the form
> 	error: cannot find class [D
> when it attempts to resolve the "class name" for double[]. (Similar phenomena occur for other primitive array types.)
> It can be quite disruptive to have these errors in the output, as they often overwhelm the legitimate output.



> Bug:
> 	https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8168444
> Webrev:
> 	http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~smarks/reviews/8168444/webrev.0/
> Thanks,
> s'marks

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