[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] 8187898: PrintStream should override FilterOutputStream#write(byte[]) with a method that has no throws clause

Brian Burkhalter brian.burkhalter at oracle.com
Mon Jul 15 16:00:45 UTC 2019


> On Jul 13, 2019, at 12:00 PM, Tagir Valeev <amaembo at gmail.com> wrote:
> And whilst great you are fixing up this code, we are but a small fraction of the world's code
> that use java.io <http://java.io/> and I wonder if this is worth the compatibility risk ?
> Why not introducing a separate writeBytes method like it was done for ByteArrayOutputStream (JDK-8199713)?

Actually that seems like a better idea: accomplishes the objective while not introducing a compatibility issue. Note: JDK 8199713 reference above is the CSR of the actual issue [1].


[1] https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8180410

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