Re: I'm annoyed
Ralf Space wrote:
Mike Schilling wrote:
I'm sure that the implementation is something like that. Still, it
wouldn't have been hard for loadClass() to catch the Error and throw
an Exception; that's the fix I put in. And it would result in the
bloody method behaving as documented.
I agree with you, it feels counterintuitive to throw an error that is so
closely related to a documented exception.
OTOH... "this is why we test." I know that may sound flippant, but Sun
has bugs too. You may have found one, or something that is close enough
to be fairly labeled an undesirable feature. Sun (or any other API
vendor) isn't always going to get it 100% correct, so we all have to
test. Obviously, your tests were missing a couple of vital cases. Live
It's a bug - in Windows.
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