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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-6458380

java man page points to unlinked document

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: P3
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 6
    • Fix Version/s: 6
    • Component/s: docs
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    • Resolved In Build:
      rc
    • CPU:
      generic
    • OS:
      linux

      Description

      Looking at the man pages integrated in TL workspace, java.1 has following problem.
      As you can see below in "-cp classpath" section, it points to "Setting the Class Path" but users have no way to locate the document.

      ---
              will ever see unexpanded wildcards except by querying the
              environment. For example; by invoking
              System.getenv("CLASSPATH").

              For more information on class paths, see Setting the
              Class Path.

              -Dproperty=value
                 Set a system property value.
      ---

      This document is linked properly in html web tooldocs but please don't just convert it to nroff man page file.
      http://java.sun.com/javase/6/docs/technotes/tools/solaris/java.html

      In 5.0, web doc also had above writing but nroff and sgml had the sentence removed.

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            Assignee:
            earmstrosunw Eric Armstrong (Inactive)
            Reporter:
            ogino Shinya Ogino (Inactive)
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