<AWT Dev> JFileChooser: Nullpointer navigating shortcut folder on Windows

Anthony Petrov anthony.petrov at oracle.com
Fri Jan 13 04:38:03 PST 2012

Hi Christiaan,

JFileChooser is a Swing component, and as such I'm forwarding this 
message to the swing-dev@ mailing list.

best regards,

On 1/13/2012 2:42 PM, Christiaan wrote:
> Not sure if this is the right place to ask, but when you click on a shortcut
> folder in JFileChooser on Windows you will get a Nullpointer. 
> There used to be a bug in the bug database
> (http://bugs.sun.com/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=6550546) which had the
> status "fix delivered" for jdk 7 b77. However, it is no longer there, and
> the bug still happens in 7u2. 
> Following bug is still referring to it: 
> http://bugs.sun.com/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=6672017
> What happened and will it be fixed? 
> kind regards, 
> Christiaan

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