ByteArrayOutputStream should not have a new writeBytes method in Java 11

Michael Rasmussen Michael.Rasmussen at
Wed Sep 12 05:36:37 UTC 2018

> I noticed a few others nearby. It's startling that a new occurrence has crept it.
At least I haven't seen it on return types, like: public byte toArray() [] { ... }

> An interesting exercise would be to write a detector for this declaration style.
Can a language syntax/feature be deprecated to produce a warning in javac?
Perhaps this one should.


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