Uploaded image for project: 'JDK'
  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8226540

Tighten spec around class loading/resolving/linking

    XMLWordPrintable

    Details

    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: P4
    • Resolution: Not an Issue
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: core-libs
    • Labels:
      None

      Description

      We've come across some ambiguity and inconsistencies with respect to the following methods where it regards class linking/resolution:

      Class.forName()
      ClassLoader.loadClass()
      ClassLoader.resolveClass()
      JNI FindClass()

        Attachments

          Issue Links

            Activity

              People

              Assignee:
              bchristi Brent Christian
              Reporter:
              bchristi Brent Christian
              Votes:
              0 Vote for this issue
              Watchers:
              3 Start watching this issue

                Dates

                Created:
                Updated:
                Resolved: