RFR [10] 8186217 : Remove erroneous @hidden JavaDoc tag from java.util.Properties.replace(Object, Object, Object)

Brent Christian brent.christian at oracle.com
Fri Aug 25 17:03:44 UTC 2017


Please review this simple doc fix for:


When working on JDK-8029891, solutions were sought to avoid cluttering 
up the Properties JavaDoc with new overridden methods. The @hidden tag 
was considered, then later rejected.

Here[1] is the email where I state that I've removed the @hidden tags 
from my patch.

But this[2] one managed to sneak in.  D'oh!

It should be removed:

diff -r 46e9f2b0a472 src/java.base/share/classes/java/util/Properties.java
--- a/src/java.base/share/classes/java/util/Properties.java	Wed Aug 23 
10:58:11 2017 -0700
+++ b/src/java.base/share/classes/java/util/Properties.java	Fri Aug 25 
09:50:00 2017 -0700
@@ -1345,7 +1345,6 @@
          return map.remove(key, value);

-    /** @hidden */
      public synchronized boolean replace(Object key, Object oldValue, 
Object newValue) {
          return map.replace(key, oldValue, newValue);


1. http://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/core-libs-dev/2016-May/041204.html


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