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From Henri Yandell <>
Subject Re: [lang] LANG-686 Recursive call of replaceEachRepeatedly
Date Sat, 30 Jul 2011 09:27:10 GMT
On Fri, Jul 29, 2011 at 8:27 AM, Gary Gregory <> wrote:
> Hi Hen,
> I am not really comfortable knowing that a SOE can be a "normal" code
> path. It would have to be Javadoc'd to boot.
> I can see catching IllegalStateException and IllegalArgumentException
> in client code, especially in a server or a processor of some kind,
> but to do that for SOE feels wrong. An SOE would crash a server based
> a client request for example.

Any thoughts on how to define an arbitrary number of loops to allow?
Throwing an ISE (or IAE) to protect against SOE when it's a loop of 2
is a bit aggressive :)

> I think I'd rather keep the exception. Also I think it should be an
> IAE instead of an ISE because the problem is that the arguments are
> bad and the SU class does have state.

I think it used to be an IAE. The javadoc definitely was.

Easy to change back.


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