RFR: JDK-8281238: TYPE_USE annotations not printed in correct position in toString output

Vicente Romero vromero at openjdk.java.net
Fri Feb 11 21:18:10 UTC 2022

On Wed, 9 Feb 2022 21:43:13 GMT, Joe Darcy <darcy at openjdk.org> wrote:

> To use a type annotation on a fully qualified type name, the annotations must appear between the package name and the type:
>     java.lang. @TypeAnnotation String // good
> and *not* before the fully qualified name
>    @TypeAnnotation java.lang.String // bad
> This required ordering is not preserved in the toString output of TypeMirrors in annotation processing. This changeset corrects that and updates a few tests that assume the older formatting.
> (This listed update to the given toString method is necessary; I don't believe any of the other Type toString methods also need to be updated, but some might need updating too.)

looks good


Marked as reviewed by vromero (Reviewer).

PR: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/pull/7411

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