RFR 9: 8077350 Process API Updates Implementation Review (Due 4/23)

Paul Sandoz paul.sandoz at oracle.com
Tue Apr 21 15:49:37 UTC 2015

On Apr 21, 2015, at 5:20 PM, Roger Riggs <Roger.Riggs at Oracle.com> wrote:

> Hi Paul,
> The onExit() @implNote recommends the subclass delegate to the underlying process.

I know, but is that recommendation just for our (Oracle's) JDK? Is it subject to change? What if another JDK vendor decides to have a different @implNote without such a recommendation?

Sorry to keep labouring the point but i still think you need to have some form of impl spec for this method.


> For a simple subclass acting as a proxy or decorator that will provide the best implementation.

> I'll add the onExit()  method to the class level recommendation for Subclasses of Process.
> Thanks, Roger.

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