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  2. JDK-8212117

Class.forName may return a Class to a loaded but not linked Class

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: P3
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 12
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: core-libs
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      Description

      As part of the investigation of JDK-8181144, it has been noticed that Class.forName, with initialize=false, can return a class that has not been linked. This potential conflict with the spec and implementation needs to be investigated.

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                Reporter:
                alanb Alan Bateman
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