RFR 8235361 : JAR Class-Path no longer accepts relative URLs encoding absolute Windows paths (e.g "/C:/...")

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Tue Dec 10 06:32:29 UTC 2019

On 09/12/2019 20:10, Brent Christian wrote:
> Hi,
> As discussed[1] last month on this alias, JAR Class-Path entries[2] 
> that encode an absolute Windows path (including a drive letter, so 
> e.g. "/C:/path/to/file.jar") are ignored as of 8211941.
> Such entries are legal relative URLs, and should not be ignored. 
> Please review my fix to correct this.
> Issue:
> https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8235361
> Webrev:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~bchristi/8235361/webrev06-open/
Looks good.


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