RFR 8221267 : Document the jdk.net.URLClassPath.showIgnoredClassPathEntries system property

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Wed May 1 18:20:14 UTC 2019

On 01/05/2019 19:15, Brent Christian wrote:
> Hi,
> The "jdk.net.URLClassPath.showIgnoredClassPathEntries" system property 
> was added by 8211941[1].  When enabled, it provides debugging output 
> of invalid "Class-Path" attributes in JAR manifests (which are 
> ordinarily silently ignored).
> The new property will be mentioned in the JDK 13 Release Notes, but it 
> could also be helpful to mention in the JavaDoc (as requested during 
> CSR review[2]).
> Issues w/ Class-Path entries happen during classloading, and the 
> ClassLoader.getSystemClassLoader() JavaDoc already has an @implNote 
> describing other classloading-related system properties.  So that 
> seems as good a place as any.
> Please review this JavaDoc addition.  CSR[3] has been approved.
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~bchristi/8221267/webrev01/
This is the right @implNote to extend so I think this looks good.


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