JDK 9 jar tool issues - "isolated nested class" and creation of a corrupt jar

mandy chung mandy.chung at oracle.com
Thu Aug 10 18:49:33 UTC 2017

On 8/9/17 4:50 PM, Tom Hood wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm having a couple issues with the jar tool. Version: JDK 9 build 181
> Since I'm typing this in, beware of typos.  I cannot copy and paste output
> as my Solaris 10 box isn't permitted to access the internet.
> (1) isolated nested classes trying to create a multi-release jar

I can reproduce the isolated nested class error.   It seems a bug in how 
it validates a nested class when its enclosing class is a nested class.  
I create a JBS issue to track it:

We will look into it and provide answers to the ordering of the entry 
list and also corrupted JAR on sparc64.


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