Review request for 8014967: Clarify NPE thrown by DriverManager.registerDriver when driver is null
Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Thu Sep 12 15:32:14 UTC 2013
On 12/09/2013 15:45, Lance Andersen - Oracle wrote:
> registerDriver has thrown this NPE since the early days of DriverManager (1997) so it was requested that we clarify this.
> Alan, could you please confirm whether I need a CCC given this behavior has been there since JDBC 1.0 and this just adds the @exception and there is no behavior change.
The changes looks okay to me and just specifying long standing behavior.
As it's adding an assertion to the spec then I think it should be tracked.
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