RFR 8048840: File.createTempFile has uninformative failure message
Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Tue Jul 1 08:34:43 UTC 2014
On 01/07/2014 02:21, Jeremy Manson wrote:
> Oops - forgot to run jtreg. Make that:
> diff --git a/src/share/classes/java/io/File.java
> --- a/src/share/classes/java/io/File.java
> +++ b/src/share/classes/java/io/File.java
> @@ -1998,7 +1998,8 @@
> throws IOException
> if (prefix.length() < 3)
> - throw new IllegalArgumentException("Prefix string too short");
> + throw new IllegalArgumentException("Prefix string too short: "
> + prefix);
I assume you meant to "+ prefix" here, in which case the change seems
okay to me. The update to the NulFile test seems okay too.
As a side point then I think the need for a prefix is somewhat legacy
now and this API could be re-visited some day.
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