[9] Review request : JDK-6933879: URISyntaxException when non-alphanumeric characters are present in scope_id

Konstantin Shefov konstantin.shefov at oracle.com
Wed Jan 21 13:06:59 UTC 2015

Hi, Chris

I have done a pre-integration testing for this fix on Linux, Windows, 
Mac and Solaris x64 and sparc. I have run all regression tests for core 
libraries, and no new failures appeared.

Can I push this change now or should I wait for an approve by one more 


On 16.01.2015 17:02, Chris Hegarty wrote:
> On 16/01/15 12:50, Konstantin Shefov wrote:
>> Hi Chris, Alan, thank you for reviewing.
>> I have made a new webrev
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~kshefov/6933879/webrev.01
>> I have removed ":" and added a test case.
> This looks ok to me.
> -Chris.
>> -Konstantin
>> 16.01.2015 14:42, Chris Hegarty пишет:
>>> On 16/01/15 11:29, Alan Bateman wrote:
>>>> On 16/01/2015 10:49, Chris Hegarty wrote:
>>>>> :
>>>>> I don't see any reason to update the spec here, given that the set of
>>>>> allowable character is not clearly defined in the relevant RFC's.
>>>> I think we need to create a bug to look into this more. Inet6Address
>>>> allows the scope of be any String but URI puts restrictions on what is
>>>> legal. The proposed change updates the list of allowed characters 
>>>> but I
>>>> assume it will need to re-visited again as systems with more exotic
>>>> interface names are encountered.
>>> Yes that is possible, but to date this is the first time I've seen
>>> this come up.
>>> Given the lack of clear specification in the relevant RFC's (relating
>>> to scope ids ), I don't think we should be making too many
>>> specification changes in this area. But I agree with your comment, URI
>>> has a restriction that it not clearly specified in the Java spec.
>>> -Chris.

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