JDK-6227616 : Add -top option for notices at the top of every html page
  • Type: Enhancement
  • Component: tools
  • Sub-Component: javadoc(tool)
  • Affected Version: 5.0
  • Priority: P3
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: generic
  • CPU: generic
  • Submitted: 2005-02-10
  • Updated: 2017-05-16
  • Resolved: 2005-11-12
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Add -top (or -Xtop) option similar to existing -bottom option.
Required for publishing snapshot APIs on java.net, where a license
notice needs to be displayed prominently on each page.

The "top" text should be added to the following HTML files below api/ directory:

  Include all *.html files except:

  /api/index.html               (frameset file)
  /api/allclasses-frame.html    (lower left-hand navigation pan)
  /api/allclasses-noframe.html  (notice appears if browser does't support frames)
  /api/overview-frame.html      (upper left-hand navigation pan)

Notice the script must not include files with no extension,
such as:


Or files with other extensions, such as:


###@###.### 2005-2-10 04:09:36 GMT

EVALUATION Submit CCC request to make this option available to the public.

EVALUATION Implemented in first compile with no errors! ###@###.### 2005-2-10 04:09:36 GMT