JDK-8265174 : Update Class.getDeclaredMethods to discuss synthetic and bridge methods
  • Type: Enhancement
  • Component: core-libs
  • Sub-Component: java.lang:reflect
  • Affected Version: 17
  • Priority: P4
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • Submitted: 2021-04-13
  • Updated: 2021-04-22
  • Resolved: 2021-04-14
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The results from Class.getDeclaredMethods can include bridge and other synthetic methods, which can be unexpected by users. The javadoc for Class.getDeclaredMethods should be updated to explicitly mention this possibility.
Changeset: 80026d81 Author: Joe Darcy <darcy@openjdk.org> Date: 2021-04-14 16:15:54 +0000 URL: https://git.openjdk.java.net/jdk/commit/80026d81