<AWT Dev> Warning Fixes from LJC Hack Session

Chris Hegarty chris.hegarty at oracle.com
Fri Feb 10 05:46:46 PST 2012

On 02/10/12 03:58 AM, Michael Barker wrote:
> Hi Stuart,
> Thank you for the reviewing the patches.  I forgot about the
> Contributed-by header, sorry about that.  That's one I'll put on the
> list to make sure I have sorted next time.  I've split the
> contributors up according to the two patches supplied.   See below:
> AWT, beans&  printing:

To close the loop on this, I pushed the AWT/bean/print changes to the 
jdk8/awt/tl repo.


It looks like Stuart will take care of the ones going through jdk8/tl/jdk.


> Contributed-by: Prasannaa<prasannaa_ss at yahoo.com>, Martijn Verburg
> <martijnverburg at gmail.com>, Goerge Albrecht<goerge.albrecht at gmx.net>,
> Graham Allan<grundlefleck at googlemail.com>, Iordanis Giannakakis
> <i.giannakakis at ymail.com>, Jose Llarena<jose.llarena at gmail.com>,
> Abraham Marín Pérez<abraham.marin.perez at gmail.com>
> For all of the remaining code:
> Contributed-by: Mani Sarkar<sadhak001 at gmail.com>, Michael Barker
> <mikeb01 at gmail.com>, Carl Jokl<carl.jokl at gmail.com>, Dinuk
> Weerasinghe<dinuksw at yahoo.com>, Markus Stoy
> <markus.stoy at timgroup.com>, Tom Anderson<tom.anderson at timgroup.com>
> I hope these patches are providing value for the OpenJDK team as we
> plan to do more.   I know that there is a bit of a cost for you guys
> in terms of reviewing and merging.  I'm starting to get a better
> picture of the type of changes that will go in smoothly and those that
> will require updates to the patches.
> Mike.
> On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 3:11 AM, Stuart Marks<stuart.marks at oracle.com>  wrote:
>> Hi Mike,
>> I finally got back to this. These fixes look pretty good and knock off 100+
>> additional warnings! I've filed bug 7143230 [1] to track this. I took a look
>> through the code and I took the liberty of fixing up a few very minor
>> things:
>> 1. Removed unnecessary casts to ZipEntry in JarVerifier.java, suggested by
>> Chirs Hegarty [2]. (These aren't strictly redundant casts, and don't cause
>> warnings, as the origin types are<? extends ZipEntry>  and JarEntry.
>> However, they are unnecessary.)
>> 2. Fixed typo in unrelated comment at line 50 in SignatureFile.java that I
>> happened to notice.
>> 3. Removed parentheses from expressions in MemoryMonitor.java lines 216, 219
>> which are now unnecessary since the cast has been removed.
>> No need to issue another patch; I'll just include these changes when I push
>> the changeset.
>> Which brings me to the topic that we discussed before when I pushed LJC's
>> previous round of warnings fixes, that is, how the Contributed-by line in
>> the commit message should be formatted. (See [3] for the requirements.) For
>> reference, here's what the changeset comment for the previous set of LJC
>> fixes ended up looking like:
>> changeset:   4802:4f0f9f9c4892
>> user:        smarks
>> date:        Wed Dec 07 12:12:50 2011 -0800
>> description:
>> 7117249: fix warnings in java.util.jar, .logging, .prefs, .zip
>> Reviewed-by: alanb, dholmes, forax, sherman, smarks
>> Contributed-by: Prasannaa<prasannaa_ss at yahoo.com>, Martijn Verburg
>> <martijnverburg at gmail.com>, Goerge_Albrecht<goerge.albrecht at gmx.net>,
>> Graham Allan<grundlefleck at googlemail.com>, Michael Barker
>> <mikeb01 at gmail.com>
>> It looks like a different set of people contributed to this round of fixes.
>> If you could send me the list of names and email addresses, I can format
>> them into the commit message and push the fix.
>> Thanks!
>> s'marks
>> [1] http://bugs.sun.com/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=7143230
>> [2]
>> http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/jdk8-dev/2012-February/000715.html
>> [3] http://openjdk.java.net/guide/producingChangeset.html
>> On 2/4/12 12:12 AM, Chris Hegarty wrote:
>>> Thanks for this, looks great.
>>> Good to see JarVerifier getting some much needed TLC.
>>> -Chris.
>>> On 02/ 4/12 07:50 AM, Michael Barker wrote:
>>>>> I see Rémi has suggested a slice&  dice but I think that's a bit too much
>>>>> work for the changes involved. Instead I would suggest a simple split,
>>>>> send
>>>>> the AWT/Printing/Beans changes to awt-dev + 2d-dev, and everything else
>>>>> to
>>>>> core-libs-dev.
>>>> Attached is the patch that contains "everthing else" from LJC warning
>>>> fixes hack session.
>>>> Mike.

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