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

Sergey Bylokhov Sergey.Bylokhov at oracle.com
Mon Jul 2 17:16:21 UTC 2018

I can argue that this is not p2 as related JDK-8201446, but it is 
definitely not p4.

On 02/07/2018 09:30, Phil Race wrote:
> It is not necessary and I reject that it is a P3. Let's leave it for 12.
> -phil.
> On 07/02/2018 09:24 AM, Sergey Bylokhov wrote:
>> 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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