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6405862: Allow CompositeType to have zero items 6737133: Compilation failure of test/javax/management/eventService/ 6737140: Javadoc of some throw clauses of MBeanServer and MBeanServerConnection is garbled 6737143: createMBean of MBeanServer should acquire 2 extra throw clauses present in MBeanServerConnection Reviewed-by: dfuchs
author emcmanus
date Tue, 02 Sep 2008 14:14:05 +0200
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