RFR: 8294241: Deprecate URL public constructors [v2]

Daniel Fuchs dfuchs at openjdk.org
Tue Nov 1 14:26:09 UTC 2022

On Tue, 1 Nov 2022 14:10:01 GMT, Daniel Fuchs <dfuchs at openjdk.org> wrote:

>> src/java.base/share/classes/java/net/URL.java line 133:
>>> 131:  * specified. The optional fragment is not inherited.
>>> 132:  *
>>> 133:  * <h2><a id="constructor-deprecation"></a>Constructing instances of {@code URL}</h2>
>> Would it be better to move the anchor to line 164 (the line where it says that the URL constructors are deprecated?
> To be discussed: I actually wanted the deprecation link ( the link from `@deprecated` ) to lead here because I find that the whole section is relevant for developers who might want to decide whether to actually move away from using constructors, or be tempted to just use `@SuppressWarnings`.

Actually... Maybe I could move up the paragraph that says that URL constructors are deprecated up here, just after the <h2> title? Would that be better?


PR: https://git.openjdk.org/jdk/pull/10874

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