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  2. JDK-8274295

Update the javadoc man page to reflect JDK 17 changes

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: P4
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 17
    • Fix Version/s: 18
    • Component/s: tools
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      Description

      Several new command line options were added to `javadoc` with the JDK 17 release, however the javadoc tool spec page does not provide descriptions
      `--since`
      `--since-label`
      `--legal-notices`

      Descriptions provided from help output of command line tool.

      Recent API:
      ```
          --since <release>(,<release>)*
                        Document new and deprecated API in the specified releases
          --since-label <text>
                        Provide text to use in the heading of the "New API" page
      ```

      legal-notices:
      ```
          --legal-notices 'default' | 'none' | <directory>
                        Control legal notices in the generated output
      ```

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              Assignee:
              hannesw Hannes Wallnoefer
              Reporter:
              bkorando Billy Korando
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