hg: jdk7/tl/jdk: 6860431: Character.isSurrogate(char ch)

Ulf Zibis Ulf.Zibis at gmx.de
Sun Sep 6 21:31:28 UTC 2009

Cosmetics for class Character is finished (there have been javadoc 
errors in String+AbstractStringbuilder too):


Am 03.09.2009 21:51, Ulf Zibis schrieb:
> Am 03.09.2009 20:10, Martin Buchholz schrieb:
>> I agree that the spec can be clarified.
>> Another case is the similar
>> http://java.sun.com/javase/6/docs/api/java/lang/String.html#replace(char, 
>> char)
>> which states "Returns a new string", but then goes on to contradict 
>> itself,
>> although the meaning is clear.
>> Webrev please.
> Martin,
> I was in the assumption, that you could add this clarification to your 
> CR as you are involved anyway on finishing the javadoc of String. As 
> you may be know, webrev script is a pain for me, as I'm on Windows. 
> CYGWIN is buggy in that case, so each 2nd time I try this, Windows 
> comes to hang because of C heap overflow.
> I like to finish the Character class and file the changes via patch on 
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net. So I would be happy If you could answer 
> my question, if replacing all occurrences of <code>...</code> by 
> {@code ...} using  \u005CuXXXX is secure.
> -Ulf

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