RFR: 8256809: Annotation processing causes NPE during flow analysis [v2]
ebaron at openjdk.java.net
Sat Nov 21 02:06:20 UTC 2020
> If an error is found in JavacProcessingEnvironment.newRound, the erroneous ClassSymbols are meant to have their types replaced with new ClassTypes. There is a bug here where the check for whether a ClassSymbol is erroneous happens after the ClassSymbol is reset, replacing its kind with `TYP`. This means the check always fails, and the `kind == ERR` branch is never taken.
> This can lead to a NullPointerException later on during flow analysis, which I've captured with the included test.
Elliott Baron has updated the pull request incrementally with one additional commit since the last revision:
Fix processor-path in test
- all: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/pull/1359/files
- new: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/pull/1359/files/69372295..2ca76c32
- full: https://webrevs.openjdk.java.net/?repo=jdk&pr=1359&range=01
- incr: https://webrevs.openjdk.java.net/?repo=jdk&pr=1359&range=00-01
Stats: 1 line in 1 file changed: 0 ins; 0 del; 1 mod
Fetch: git fetch https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk pull/1359/head:pull/1359
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