[11] Review Request: 8205537 Drop of sun.applet package

Sergey Bylokhov Sergey.Bylokhov at oracle.com
Mon Jul 2 16:24:52 UTC 2018

I think it is a good thing to drop this api completely in the same 
release as JDK-8201446. This is not a p4 and so it can be be fixed and 
integrated in jdk11 if the fix is ready.

On 02/07/2018 09:10, Phil Race wrote:
> Sergey,
> I think at this point, this is not a P3 for 11.
> So I won't approve it for 11, but will consider it for 12.
> -phil.
> On 7/2/2018 6:36 AM, Sergey Bylokhov wrote:
>> Hello.
>> Please review the fix for jdk11.
>> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8205537
>> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~serb/8205537/webrev.00/
>> sun.applet is an internal package contained some code related to 
>> implementation of applets and appletviewer. Some of its classes were 
>> dropped already: JDK-8204454, JDK-8203308. Now there are only 3 
>> classes, all related to the applet security and we can drop them as well.
>> In the fix this package was removed, and the tests were updated to not 
>> use it. I am not sure how "ClassnameCharTest.java" is useful after 
>> applets removal, but since this test used subclass of the 
>> AppletClassLoader, I have copied some code from the removed class to 
>> the test.

Best regards, Sergey.

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