7116722: Miscellaneous warnings sun.misc ( and related classes )

Chris Hegarty chris.hegarty at oracle.com
Thu Dec 1 11:04:12 UTC 2011

On 01/12/2011 10:46, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 01/12/2011 10:29, Chris Hegarty wrote:
>> Yes, I was thinking the same. Would you be ok if I push what I have in
>> this webrev and work on moving the other usages of sun.misc.Service to
>> ServiceLoader before possibly deprecating it?
>> I'd like to get these changes in so others fixing warnings in sun.misc
>> can sync up.
> I think that's fine but I think we should remember to sort out these
> remaining sun.misc.Service usages and deprecate it in jdk8. On

I filed CR 7116912: "Replace usage of sun.misc.Service with 
j.u.ServiceLoader and deprecate Service", for this.

> JavaUtilJarAccess then I assume this will be re-examined by whoever
> sorts out the warnings in java.util.jar.

You mean List -> List<Object>, right?

I think this is the generic type, rather than just giving it Object to 
keep it quiet! I followed it back SignatureFileVerifier.process(). Or 
did I miss something?

> -Alan
> PS: Looks like 6514998 is someone asking for InetAddress to be changed
> to use ServiceLoader so that can probably be closed.

Great, this is a nice side effect. Thanks for finding this bug.


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