JDK-8222369 : ExecutableElement.getReceiverType returns null instead of NOTYPE
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: core-libs
  • Sub-Component: javax.lang.model
  • Affected Version: 13
  • Priority: P3
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • Submitted: 2019-04-11
  • Updated: 2020-02-19
  • Resolved: 2019-06-13
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JDK 14
14 b02Fixed
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Description
It seems that ExecutableElement.getReceiverType can return null, whereas the spec says it should return  NoType with kind NONE if the executable has no receiver type.

Comments
Deferring to 14.
10-06-2019

Review thread: https://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/compiler-dev/2019-June/013451.html
06-06-2019

The method in question was added in JDK 8 under JDK-8007803 as part of the type annotations work.
06-06-2019