8000269: Cleanup javadoc warnings

Joe Darcy joe.darcy at oracle.com
Sat Sep 29 21:07:19 UTC 2012

The whole patch looks good Alan; approved,


On 9/29/2012 1:52 PM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> A small number of javadoc warnings have sneaked into the jdk8 builds 
> lately. They are easily fixed but it's a good opportunity to try out 
> Jon's doccheck tool [1], built on the DocTree API, and get a better 
> workout. I decided to mostly focus on -Xmsgs:reference, which covers 
> references like @param and @throws. I fixed a small number of html 
> issues along the way but that was not my focus. The webrev, which 
> fixes up most of the reference issues in roughly the core area, is here:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~alanb/8000269/webrev/index.html
> When I say "most" then I excluded j.u.c and java.lang.invoke.
> The reason that so many files are changed is because doccheck looks at 
> private and package-private classes and methods that wouldn't normally 
> be in the javadoc. Also, no foray into the *Permission classes is 
> possible without fixing up at least a few formatting issues. Note that 
> there is one non-javadoc change in this webrev; in 
> java.net.Inet4Address I have removed a private static field that has 
> not been used for several releases.
> The changes are trivial and easy to review. At it covers many areas 
> then partial reviews are okay too.
> Thanks,
> Alan.
> [1] 
> http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/compiler-dev/2012-September/004800.html

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