[11] [PATCH] 9053056: Anchor name conflict in ClassLoader JavaDoc

David Lloyd david.lloyd at redhat.com
Wed Mar 21 17:26:59 UTC 2018

On Wed, Mar 21, 2018 at 12:04 PM, mandy chung <mandy.chung at oracle.com> wrote:
> On 3/21/18 8:58 AM, David Lloyd wrote:
> Since adding a field called "name" to java.lang.ClassLoader, the
> "name" anchor which previously referred to the section entitled
> "binary names" has been broken.
> The attached doc-only patch changes the name of the anchor to
> "binary-name".  It applies with "patch -p1".
> The links are not broken in the published javadoc as it only generates
> javadoc for the public elements.
> Are you seeing the broken links from your own javadoc build including
> private elements?

I see it with IntelliJ IDEA when I pop up "quick JavaDoc" on, say,
defineClass and then click on "binary name"; it's actually using the
sources, rather than generated JavaDoc.


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