Please review java.util.jar.pack.* exceptions

Kumar Srinivasan kumar.x.srinivasan at
Wed Nov 3 13:28:47 UTC 2010

I will look into incorporating all the comments, watch out for the next 


> Kumar Srinivasan wrote:
>> Hi,
>> These are simple changes to the java.util.jar.pack:
>>   * fixes JCK  failures, specifically throwing unexpected exceptions
>>   * minor fixes to the ClassFormatException
>>   * added a new test to catch the JCK type failures up-front, which is
>>     bulk of the code changes.
>> Thanks
>> Kumar
> Kumar - would it be better if scanJar just handled the closed JAR case 
> by catching the IllegalStateException and re-throwing it as an 
> IOException? I assume other runtime exceptions are other bugs that you 
> won't have translated into I/O exceptions.
> -Alan.

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