RFR: [small, docs] JDK-8240971 Fix CSS styles in some doc comments

Mandy Chung mandy.chung at oracle.com
Thu Mar 12 20:53:31 UTC 2020

This change looks okay.


On 3/12/20 1:50 PM, Jonathan Gibbons wrote:
> Please review a simple fix regarding the non-standard use of some CSS 
> in some doc comments.
> From the JBS Description:
> Recently, for the display of javadoc block tags, javadoc changed from 
> using an inconsistent set of CSS class names on the generated 'dt' 
> elements to using a single new name ("notes") on the enclosing 'dl' 
> element.
> There are a few (4) places in the main JDK code where the old-style 
> names were used explicitly in doc comments, in order to emulate the 
> appearance of a list of block tags. These use-sites should be fixed 
> up. They are in the following files:
> open/src/java.base/share/classes/module-info.java
> open/src/java.se/share/classes/module-info.java
> open/src/java.management.rmi/share/classes/module-info.java
> open/src/jdk.jconsole/share/classes/module-info.java
> In addition, these four files used the style attribute to force the 
> font to be used. The font is now set in the standard CSS for "notes", 
> and so the local use of a "style" attribute is no longer necessary.
> -- Jon
> JBS: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8240971
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jjg/8240971/webrev.00/index.html
> API: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~jjg/8240971/api.00/index.html

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