<AWT Dev> RFR: 8182043: Access to Windows Large Icons [v10]

Sergey Bylokhov serb at openjdk.java.net
Thu May 20 17:36:36 UTC 2021

On Thu, 20 May 2021 16:58:36 GMT, Alexander Zuev <kizune at openjdk.org> wrote:

>> No they will have the same size. That's why the broad wording is used that we take a requested size into consideration but we will return the best possible icon we can get and we do not guarantee that the icon size will change the outcome. Even on Windows if we request icon if sizes 1, 2, 3 and 4 the icon will be basically the same - minimal quality icon available.
>> My point was that the implspec is a normative specification and we cannot refer to non-public classes in that documentation.
> implSpec may describe the behavior of the default implementation and if it means referring the non-public API to clarify the behavior of this method i do not see any issue here.

But it is still part of the specification unlike implnote/apinote, and we cannot use non-public classes there, since other JavaSE implementations may not have this class. see discussion on the link above.


PR: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/pull/2875

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