RFR: JDK-8186684: Fix broken links in java.base API docs

Jonathan Gibbons jonathan.gibbons at oracle.com
Wed Aug 23 22:20:06 UTC 2017

On 08/23/2017 03:16 PM, Martin Buchholz wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 23, 2017 at 3:04 PM, Jonathan Gibbons 
> <jonathan.gibbons at oracle.com <mailto:jonathan.gibbons at oracle.com>> wrote:
>     javadoc is at fault for not giving the warning, and if we fixed
>     the tool first, we would just get the warnings, and would still
>     have to fix the comments.
> Yeah, but you get synergy - fixing the warnings gives you confidence 
> that you've implemented the tool correctly, and using the tool gives 
> you confidence you've fixed the code properly.

Understood, but as you've noted with ArrayQueue, there's enough synergy 
to go around when we start generating the warnings.  Right now, I'm 
getting synergy with the "link checker" in a new "doccheck" utility, 
coming soon to a CodeTools near you ;-)

-- Jon

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