Fix Version/s: 12
Compatibility Risk Description:The behavior of the default proxy selector is modified to remove support for the gopher protocol but the protocol has not been supported since JDK 8.
Interface Kind:System or security property
Support for the Gopher protocol proxy properties is unused and should be removed. Support for the Gopher protocol was removed in JDK 8.
Properties for gopher protocol proxies are defined but are unused and should be removed.
Remove documentation, initialization and use of gopher related proxy properties.
The Gopher proxy settings are removed from
The properties and descriptions removed are:
diff --git a/src/java.base/share/conf/net.properties b/src/java.base/share/conf/net.properties --- a/src/java.base/share/conf/net.properties +++ b/src/java.base/share/conf/net.properties @@ -54,7 +54,0 @@ -# Gopher Proxy settings. proxyHost is the name of the proxy server -# (e.g. proxy.mydomain.com), proxyPort is the port number to use (default -# value is 80) -# -# gopher.proxyHost= -# gopher.proxyPort=80 -#