RFR: JDK-8134373: explore potential uses of convenience factories within the JDK

Stephen Colebourne scolebourne at joda.org
Wed Oct 5 19:32:59 UTC 2016

On 5 October 2016 at 17:07, Jonathan Bluett-Duncan
<jbluettduncan at gmail.com> wrote:
> Stephen, thank you for getting back about DateTimeFormatter. It's not clear
> to me what should be done with
> TCKDateTimeFormatter::test_resolverFields_listOfOneNull in this case. Do I
> delete it; or do I change it to test that a null TemporalField param causes
> a NullPointerException to be thrown; or do I do something else? May I have
> your continued thoughts on this?

I think you should perform no change to DateTimeFormatter (other than
a comment) as part of this changeset. The behaviour of that
DateTimeFormatter method is subtle, and I now suspect that what we
have there might be the best option.


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