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  2. JDK-8231547

Serializable class doc should link to serialization specification

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: P5
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 16
    • Component/s: core-libs

      Description

      The class doc of java.io.Serializable mentions the "Java(TM) Object Serialization Specification" in plain text. This should be a link to the actual spec. Now that specs are adjacent to the APIs, this link can be of the form

          <a href="${docRoot}/../specs/serialization/index.html">

      (This will need to change if a @spec javadoc tag is implemented at some point.)

      In addition, the "(TM)" should be removed. The javadoc header and footer probably have sufficient trademarking information.

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              • Assignee:
                smarks Stuart Marks
                Reporter:
                smarks Stuart Marks
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