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Bug ID: JDK-7151010 Add compiler support for repeating annotations
JDK-7151010 : Add compiler support for repeating annotations

Details
Type:
Enhancement
Submit Date:
2012-03-05
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2013-07-24
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2012-09-11
Component:
tools
OS:
generic
Sub-Component:
javac
CPU:
generic
Priority:
P3
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
8
Fixed Versions:

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Description
A feature in the works for JDK 8 is repeating annotations:

JEP 120: Repeating Annotations
http://openjdk.java.net/jeps/120

which requires making changes to javac to support the new language feature.

                                    

Comments
EVALUATION

A fine idea.
                                     
2012-03-05
PUBLIC COMMENTS

Link to changesets:

http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk8/tl/langtools/rev/873ddd9f4900
http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk8/tl/jdk/rev/bdfcc13ddeb4
                                     
2012-09-05
17 tests: http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk8/tl/langtools/file/250f0acf880c/test/tools/javac/annotations/repeatingAnnotations
                                     
2012-12-18



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