javac 7 bug: incorrect parsing of @deprecated javadoc tag

Jonathan Gibbons jonathan.gibbons at
Mon Nov 11 12:12:20 PST 2013

On 11/11/2013 10:20 AM, Joel Borggrén-Franck wrote:
> On 9 nov 2013, at 09:17, Jeremy Manson<jeremymanson at>  wrote:
>> >This was a bit of a stalking horse for us - the broader question was, when you guys fix a bug, but you don't have a test for it, and we happen to have one, do you want to add it to your test suites?
> My guess is that we (almost) always would like more tests.
> I can imagine one or two scenarios where the tests are not practical to have in the langtools repository (think big binary files), but I think those are very far and few between.

Tests, especially regression tests for bugs, are good, subject to the 
standard guidelines for all contributions.

-- Jon

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