Review Request: JDK-8173303: Add module-subgraph images to main platform documentation

Lance Andersen lance.andersen at
Fri Mar 24 11:35:53 UTC 2017

This looks  really really good.

I think the suggestions WRT tweaking some of the descriptions also make sense  :-)

> On Mar 23, 2017, at 7:55 PM, Mandy Chung <mandy.chung at> wrote:
> Jon and I work on this patch as the first step to enable module
> graphs for inclusion in the javadoc.  It includes a @moduleGraph
> taglet, an updated GenGraphs tool, and also updates javadoc of 
> to include @moduleGraph.  I also take the 
> opportunity to add simple javadoc to a few JDK modules preparing
> for JEP 299 that will generate module summary page for JDK modules.
> Webrev at:
> Here shows some sample of the javadoc with module graph images:
> Click on a module and it will show a module graph icon. Mouse over
> it will show the full size image.  java.base is a special case 
> that has no hovered image since it has one node and the full
> size image is already shown.
> The build work to generate PNG file from .dot file will be 
> done separately [1].
> Mandy 
> [1]

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