RFR 8180410: ByteArrayOutputStream should not throw IOExceptions

Brian Burkhalter brian.burkhalter at oracle.com
Wed Mar 21 21:23:18 UTC 2018

On Mar 21, 2018, at 2:21 PM, Stuart Marks <stuart.marks at oracle.com> wrote:

>>> Such a refactoring would be prohibited by an @implSpec.
>> Why then not an @implNote instead of an @apiNote?
> The statement that was proposed:
> This method is equivalent to write(b, 0, b.length).
> is a statement about the semantics of writeBytes(b). Put another way, it states that the requirements on the behavior of writeBytes(b) are equivalent to those on write(b, 0, b.length). Those are statements about the API.
> I don't think anything needs to be said about implementation.

I can see what you are saying now. It would be good to have comments from someone else as well.



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