Serial warnings in java.util.ArrayPrefixHelpers
chris.hegarty at oracle.com
Thu Feb 20 12:42:21 UTC 2014
On 19 Feb 2014, at 23:44, Joseph Darcy <joe.darcy at oracle.com> wrote:
> On 2/19/2014 12:16 PM, Martin Buchholz wrote:
>> The jsr166 CVS version of this file already has serialVersionUIDs added.
>> jsr166 CVS src/main has been jdk8/jdk9 warning-clean for a while now.
> Thanks for the update Martin; looking forward to the next sync to get rid of a few more warnings :-)
>> yeah, we need to do a better job of down-streaming...
>> On Wed, Feb 19, 2014 at 10:25 AM, Joe Darcy <joe.darcy at oracle.com <mailto:joe.darcy at oracle.com>> wrote:
>> The file java.util.ArrayPrefixHelpers seems to be part of the
>> 166-alpha set of files in the JDK.
>> There are a number of package-private static final and
>> serializable classes in this file which neither define
>> serialVersionUIDs nor have a @SuppressWarnings("serial")
>> annotation. So, this file adds a number of serial warnings to the
>> JDK and efforts are underway to clear the jdk repo of serial
>> warnings, which are mostly in the client area:
>> JDK-8032976: Fix serial lint warnings in client libraries
>> Can the maintainers of ArrayPrefixHelpers "do the right thing"
>> with respect to the serial warnings in this file? From a quick
>> look at the file, it wasn't clear to me if SUIDs should be added
>> or warnings suppressed.
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