JDK-7132338 : Use @code friendly idiom for '\' in javadoc
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: core-libs
  • Sub-Component: java.lang
  • Affected Version: 8
  • Priority: P4
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: generic
  • CPU: generic
  • Submitted: 2012-01-23
  • Updated: 2018-05-23
  • Resolved: 2012-05-17
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8 b25Fixed openjdk7uFixed
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Relates :  
Feedback during the code review of 4504839 noted that the javadoc idiom
can re replaced by
    {@code '\u005Cu0030'} 

The latter is preferable since it is shorted and uses the @code syntax.
See discussion at

SUGGESTED FIX See http://hg.openjdk.java.net/jdk8/tl/jdk/rev/914711cccc60