review of simple pack200 fix
kumar.x.srinivasan at oracle.com
Thu Dec 16 00:29:21 UTC 2010
On 12/15/2010 3:10 PM, Mike Duigou wrote:
> Under what circumstances is null returned and why is it safe to ignore it? Is the handling of null related to the lack of a default label on the switch? ie. It is intentional that action is only taken with the 3 specified commands and null is just in the set of cmd values requiring no special action.
The latter ie. the 3 specified commands, if null continue with the
processing with no special
action, I have asked for a clarification of the behavior of nulls in the
switch statement the
current stand from the coin folks is that a value for null will throw an
> It makes me nervous whenever I see "pretend this never happened" handling for null.
> On Dec 15 2010, at 14:45 , Kumar Srinivasan wrote:
>> Could you please review this simple fix, it guards the switch value from a null.
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