[security-dev 01588]: Re: Code review request for 6922482 (was Re: Confusing wording in new keytool command?)

Max (Weijun) Wang Weijun.Wang at Sun.COM
Tue Feb 2 23:58:30 PST 2010


On Feb 3, 2010, at 2:04 PM, Brad Wetmore wrote:

> Enum could be private?  Otherwise, looks fine.

The program compiles and runs fine.

In fact, there is ax example in JLS 8.9 [1], at about 4 page-up from the bottom:

    public class CoinTest {
        ...
        private enum CoinColor { COPPER, NICKEL, SILVER }
        ...
    }

Thanks
Max

[1] http://java.sun.com/docs/books/jls/third_edition/html/classes.html#8.9

> 
> Brad
> 
> 
> 
> Max (Weijun) Wang wrote:
>> Hi Brad (or others)
>> 
>> I've just fixed it, please take a review:
>> 
>>   http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~weijun/6922482/webrev.00/
>> 
>> Basically, I've created an Enum Option to hold all options, and two of them, FILEIN and FILEOUT, can have the same name but different descriptions.
>> 
>> For people in the open, the bug description is:
>> 
>> Keytool's new help feature has a name->description map, so the same option name always has the same description. However, -file sometimes means input file sometimes means output file. This should be fixed.
>> 
>> Thanks
>> Max
>> 
>> On Feb 3, 2010, at 10:10 AM, Brad Wetmore wrote:
>> 
>>> Thanks.
>>> 
>>> brad
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Max (Weijun) Wang wrote:
>>>> I'll file the bug and fix it.
>>>> 
>>>> Thanks
>>>> Max
>>>> 
>>>> On Feb 3, 2010, at 8:43 AM, Brad Wetmore wrote:
>>>> 
>>>>> Max,
>>>>> 
>>>>> I'm pretty sure you added the keytool option -printcertreq via 6780416.
>>>>> I think you might want to consider a change to the wording of the help
>>>>> option.  Let's say I have a CSR.txt file that I want to dump out.
>>>>> According to this:
>>>>> 
>>>>> ---begin---
>>>>> [wetmore at dualcongas] 207 >keytool -printcertreq -help
>>>>> keytool -printcertreq [OPTION]...
>>>>> 
>>>>> Prints the content of a certificate request
>>>>> 
>>>>> Options:
>>>>> 
>>>>> -file <filename>  output file name
>>>>> -v                verbose output
>>>>> 
>>>>> Use "keytool -help" for all available commands
>>>>> ---end---
>>>>> 
>>>>> I would use -file <filename> to store the output of the command.
>>>>> Something like:
>>>>> 
>>>>> ---begin---
>>>>> [wetmore at dualcongas] 210 >keytool -printcertreq -file output.txt -v <
>>>>> c:/csrforpsign.csr
>>>>> keytool error: java.io.FileNotFoundException: output.txt (The system
>>>>> cannot find the file specified)
>>>>> java.io.FileNotFoundException: dummy.txt (The system cannot find the
>>>>> file specified)
>>>>>      at java.io.FileInputStream.open(Native Method)
>>>>>      at java.io.FileInputStream.<init>(FileInputStream.java:137)
>>>>>      at java.io.FileInputStream.<init>(FileInputStream.java:96)
>>>>>      at sun.security.tools.KeyTool.doCommands(KeyTool.java:1092)
>>>>>      at sun.security.tools.KeyTool.run(KeyTool.java:307)
>>>>>      at sun.security.tools.KeyTool.main(KeyTool.java:300)
>>>>> ---end---
>>>>> 
>>>>> ...but that's not what it really does.  It actually points to the input
>>>>> for the printcertreq command.  I think it should be changed to read:
>>>>> 
>>>>> ---begin---
>>>>> -file <filename>  input file name
>>>>> ---end---
>>>>> 
>>>>> Do you want me to file a bug?
>>>>> 
>>>>> Brad
>>>>> 
>> 




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