A HashMap bug with a Proxy value?

Chris Hegarty chris.hegarty at oracle.com
Thu Jan 13 10:44:15 UTC 2011

On 01/13/11 10:34 AM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> Chris Hegarty wrote:
>> Are you referring to java.net.Proxy? Proxy.equals depends on the
>> resolution of its address. Address resolution could change over time,
>> depending on the caching policy. java.net.URL has a similar issue.
> Just on this, are there issues with java.net.Proxy that should be added
> to the javadoc? URL is a well known pariah but I didn't know about
> java.net.Proxy. It looks like its equals depends on the equality of
> socket addresses but that shouldn't involve lookups, right?

I think I may have jumped the gun here. I was thinking that unresolved 
InetSocketAddresses would need to be resolved, but this doesn't appear 
to be the case.


> -Alan.

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