[jcifs] UnknownHostException doesn't throw UnknownHostException
Michael B. Allen
miallen at eskimo.com
Sun Oct 27 15:23:14 EST 2002
On Sat, 26 Oct 2002 22:19:35 -0400
Matthew Tippett <matthew.tippett at sympatico.ca> wrote:
> Hello again,
> Guess who is doing some heavy development with jcifs :)
> Currently SmbFile is documented (and does) (deep within the bowels of
> getHostByName()) throw UnknownHostException.
> The API however doesn't have the throw as part of of the constructor
With 0.7.0b5 SmbFile constructors do not throw UnknownHostException
(however there is a very small possibilty it might go back in before the
betas are done depending on how outstanding URL handling concerns are
> Is there a bugtracking system that things like this can be logged so
> that they don't fall through any cracks?
A program should be written to model the concepts of the task it
performs rather than the physical world or a process because this
maximizes the potential for it to be applied to tasks that are
conceptually similar and, more important, to tasks that have not
yet been conceived.
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