changeset 9221:af640e66a639

8032221: Typo in java.util.date Summary: trancate -> truncate; updated html <code> and <tt> to use {@code ...} Reviewed-by: darcy, lancea
author rriggs
date Fri, 31 Jan 2014 13:42:31 -0500
parents 1138d4feb40a
children 5f2230367b68
files src/share/classes/java/util/Date.java
diffstat 1 files changed, 170 insertions(+), 173 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/src/share/classes/java/util/Date.java	Fri Jan 31 18:32:07 2014 +0000
+++ b/src/share/classes/java/util/Date.java	Fri Jan 31 13:42:31 2014 -0500
@@ -41,20 +41,20 @@
 import sun.util.calendar.ZoneInfo;
 
 /**
- * The class <code>Date</code> represents a specific instant
+ * The class {@code Date} represents a specific instant
  * in time, with millisecond precision.
  * <p>
- * Prior to JDK&nbsp;1.1, the class <code>Date</code> had two additional
+ * Prior to JDK&nbsp;1.1, the class {@code Date} had two additional
  * functions.  It allowed the interpretation of dates as year, month, day, hour,
  * minute, and second values.  It also allowed the formatting and parsing
  * of date strings.  Unfortunately, the API for these functions was not
  * amenable to internationalization.  As of JDK&nbsp;1.1, the
- * <code>Calendar</code> class should be used to convert between dates and time
- * fields and the <code>DateFormat</code> class should be used to format and
+ * {@code Calendar} class should be used to convert between dates and time
+ * fields and the {@code DateFormat} class should be used to format and
  * parse date strings.
- * The corresponding methods in <code>Date</code> are deprecated.
+ * The corresponding methods in {@code Date} are deprecated.
  * <p>
- * Although the <code>Date</code> class is intended to reflect
+ * Although the {@code Date} class is intended to reflect
  * coordinated universal time (UTC), it may not do so exactly,
  * depending on the host environment of the Java Virtual Machine.
  * Nearly all modern operating systems assume that 1&nbsp;day&nbsp;=
@@ -93,12 +93,12 @@
  *     <a href=http://tycho.usno.navy.mil/systime.html>http://tycho.usno.navy.mil/systime.html</a>
  * </pre></blockquote>
  * <p>
- * In all methods of class <code>Date</code> that accept or return
+ * In all methods of class {@code Date} that accept or return
  * year, month, date, hours, minutes, and seconds values, the
  * following representations are used:
  * <ul>
  * <li>A year <i>y</i> is represented by the integer
- *     <i>y</i>&nbsp;<code>-&nbsp;1900</code>.
+ *     <i>y</i>&nbsp;{@code - 1900}.
  * <li>A month is represented by an integer from 0 to 11; 0 is January,
  *     1 is February, and so forth; thus 11 is December.
  * <li>A date (day of month) is represented by an integer from 1 to 31
@@ -155,7 +155,7 @@
     private static final long serialVersionUID = 7523967970034938905L;
 
     /**
-     * Allocates a <code>Date</code> object and initializes it so that
+     * Allocates a {@code Date} object and initializes it so that
      * it represents the time at which it was allocated, measured to the
      * nearest millisecond.
      *
@@ -166,7 +166,7 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Allocates a <code>Date</code> object and initializes it to
+     * Allocates a {@code Date} object and initializes it to
      * represent the specified number of milliseconds since the
      * standard base time known as "the epoch", namely January 1,
      * 1970, 00:00:00 GMT.
@@ -179,18 +179,18 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Allocates a <code>Date</code> object and initializes it so that
+     * Allocates a {@code Date} object and initializes it so that
      * it represents midnight, local time, at the beginning of the day
-     * specified by the <code>year</code>, <code>month</code>, and
-     * <code>date</code> arguments.
+     * specified by the {@code year}, {@code month}, and
+     * {@code date} arguments.
      *
      * @param   year    the year minus 1900.
      * @param   month   the month between 0-11.
      * @param   date    the day of the month between 1-31.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.set(year + 1900, month, date)</code>
-     * or <code>GregorianCalendar(year + 1900, month, date)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.set(year + 1900, month, date)}
+     * or {@code GregorianCalendar(year + 1900, month, date)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public Date(int year, int month, int date) {
@@ -198,10 +198,10 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Allocates a <code>Date</code> object and initializes it so that
+     * Allocates a {@code Date} object and initializes it so that
      * it represents the instant at the start of the minute specified by
-     * the <code>year</code>, <code>month</code>, <code>date</code>,
-     * <code>hrs</code>, and <code>min</code> arguments, in the local
+     * the {@code year}, {@code month}, {@code date},
+     * {@code hrs}, and {@code min} arguments, in the local
      * time zone.
      *
      * @param   year    the year minus 1900.
@@ -211,9 +211,8 @@
      * @param   min     the minutes between 0-59.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.set(year + 1900, month, date,
-     * hrs, min)</code> or <code>GregorianCalendar(year + 1900,
-     * month, date, hrs, min)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.set(year + 1900, month, date, hrs, min)}
+     * or {@code GregorianCalendar(year + 1900, month, date, hrs, min)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public Date(int year, int month, int date, int hrs, int min) {
@@ -221,10 +220,10 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Allocates a <code>Date</code> object and initializes it so that
+     * Allocates a {@code Date} object and initializes it so that
      * it represents the instant at the start of the second specified
-     * by the <code>year</code>, <code>month</code>, <code>date</code>,
-     * <code>hrs</code>, <code>min</code>, and <code>sec</code> arguments,
+     * by the {@code year}, {@code month}, {@code date},
+     * {@code hrs}, {@code min}, and {@code sec} arguments,
      * in the local time zone.
      *
      * @param   year    the year minus 1900.
@@ -235,9 +234,8 @@
      * @param   sec     the seconds between 0-59.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.set(year + 1900, month, date,
-     * hrs, min, sec)</code> or <code>GregorianCalendar(year + 1900,
-     * month, date, hrs, min, sec)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.set(year + 1900, month, date, hrs, min, sec)}
+     * or {@code GregorianCalendar(year + 1900, month, date, hrs, min, sec)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public Date(int year, int month, int date, int hrs, int min, int sec) {
@@ -258,16 +256,16 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Allocates a <code>Date</code> object and initializes it so that
+     * Allocates a {@code Date} object and initializes it so that
      * it represents the date and time indicated by the string
-     * <code>s</code>, which is interpreted as if by the
+     * {@code s}, which is interpreted as if by the
      * {@link Date#parse} method.
      *
      * @param   s   a string representation of the date.
      * @see     java.text.DateFormat
      * @see     java.util.Date#parse(java.lang.String)
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>DateFormat.parse(String s)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code DateFormat.parse(String s)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public Date(String s) {
@@ -292,7 +290,7 @@
      * Determines the date and time based on the arguments. The
      * arguments are interpreted as a year, month, day of the month,
      * hour of the day, minute within the hour, and second within the
-     * minute, exactly as for the <tt>Date</tt> constructor with six
+     * minute, exactly as for the {@code Date} constructor with six
      * arguments, except that the arguments are interpreted relative
      * to UTC rather than to the local time zone. The time indicated is
      * returned represented as the distance, measured in milliseconds,
@@ -308,10 +306,9 @@
      *          the date and time specified by the arguments.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.set(year + 1900, month, date,
-     * hrs, min, sec)</code> or <code>GregorianCalendar(year + 1900,
-     * month, date, hrs, min, sec)</code>, using a UTC
-     * <code>TimeZone</code>, followed by <code>Calendar.getTime().getTime()</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.set(year + 1900, month, date, hrs, min, sec)}
+     * or {@code GregorianCalendar(year + 1900, month, date, hrs, min, sec)}, using a UTC
+     * {@code TimeZone}, followed by {@code Calendar.getTime().getTime()}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public static long UTC(int year, int month, int date,
@@ -338,12 +335,12 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Attempts to interpret the string <tt>s</tt> as a representation
+     * Attempts to interpret the string {@code s} as a representation
      * of a date and time. If the attempt is successful, the time
      * indicated is returned represented as the distance, measured in
      * milliseconds, of that time from the epoch (00:00:00 GMT on
      * January 1, 1970). If the attempt fails, an
-     * <tt>IllegalArgumentException</tt> is thrown.
+     * {@code IllegalArgumentException} is thrown.
      * <p>
      * It accepts many syntaxes; in particular, it recognizes the IETF
      * standard date syntax: "Sat, 12 Aug 1995 13:30:00 GMT". It also
@@ -353,11 +350,11 @@
      * meridian). If no time zone is specified, the local time zone is
      * assumed. GMT and UTC are considered equivalent.
      * <p>
-     * The string <tt>s</tt> is processed from left to right, looking for
-     * data of interest. Any material in <tt>s</tt> that is within the
-     * ASCII parenthesis characters <tt>(</tt> and <tt>)</tt> is ignored.
+     * The string {@code s} is processed from left to right, looking for
+     * data of interest. Any material in {@code s} that is within the
+     * ASCII parenthesis characters {@code (} and {@code )} is ignored.
      * Parentheses may be nested. Otherwise, the only characters permitted
-     * within <tt>s</tt> are these ASCII characters:
+     * within {@code s} are these ASCII characters:
      * <blockquote><pre>
      * abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz
      * ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
@@ -365,18 +362,18 @@
      * and whitespace characters.<p>
      * A consecutive sequence of decimal digits is treated as a decimal
      * number:<ul>
-     * <li>If a number is preceded by <tt>+</tt> or <tt>-</tt> and a year
+     * <li>If a number is preceded by {@code +} or {@code -} and a year
      *     has already been recognized, then the number is a time-zone
      *     offset. If the number is less than 24, it is an offset measured
      *     in hours. Otherwise, it is regarded as an offset in minutes,
      *     expressed in 24-hour time format without punctuation. A
-     *     preceding <tt>-</tt> means a westward offset. Time zone offsets
+     *     preceding {@code -} means a westward offset. Time zone offsets
      *     are always relative to UTC (Greenwich). Thus, for example,
-     *     <tt>-5</tt> occurring in the string would mean "five hours west
-     *     of Greenwich" and <tt>+0430</tt> would mean "four hours and
+     *     {@code -5} occurring in the string would mean "five hours west
+     *     of Greenwich" and {@code +0430} would mean "four hours and
      *     thirty minutes east of Greenwich." It is permitted for the
-     *     string to specify <tt>GMT</tt>, <tt>UT</tt>, or <tt>UTC</tt>
-     *     redundantly-for example, <tt>GMT-5</tt> or <tt>utc+0430</tt>.
+     *     string to specify {@code GMT}, {@code UT}, or {@code UTC}
+     *     redundantly-for example, {@code GMT-5} or {@code utc+0430}.
      * <li>The number is regarded as a year number if one of the
      *     following conditions is true:
      * <ul>
@@ -399,8 +396,8 @@
      *     unless an hour has already been recognized, in which case it is
      *     regarded as a minute.
      * <li>If the number is followed by a slash, it is regarded as a month
-     *     (it is decreased by 1 to produce a number in the range <tt>0</tt>
-     *     to <tt>11</tt>), unless a month has already been recognized, in
+     *     (it is decreased by 1 to produce a number in the range {@code 0}
+     *     to {@code 11}), unless a month has already been recognized, in
      *     which case it is regarded as a day of the month.
      * <li>If the number is followed by whitespace, a comma, a hyphen, or
      *     end of string, then if an hour has been recognized but not a
@@ -409,31 +406,31 @@
      *     otherwise, it is regarded as a day of the month. </ul><p>
      * A consecutive sequence of letters is regarded as a word and treated
      * as follows:<ul>
-     * <li>A word that matches <tt>AM</tt>, ignoring case, is ignored (but
+     * <li>A word that matches {@code AM}, ignoring case, is ignored (but
      *     the parse fails if an hour has not been recognized or is less
-     *     than <tt>1</tt> or greater than <tt>12</tt>).
-     * <li>A word that matches <tt>PM</tt>, ignoring case, adds <tt>12</tt>
+     *     than {@code 1} or greater than {@code 12}).
+     * <li>A word that matches {@code PM}, ignoring case, adds {@code 12}
      *     to the hour (but the parse fails if an hour has not been
-     *     recognized or is less than <tt>1</tt> or greater than <tt>12</tt>).
-     * <li>Any word that matches any prefix of <tt>SUNDAY, MONDAY, TUESDAY,
-     *     WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY</tt>, or <tt>SATURDAY</tt>, ignoring
-     *     case, is ignored. For example, <tt>sat, Friday, TUE</tt>, and
-     *     <tt>Thurs</tt> are ignored.
-     * <li>Otherwise, any word that matches any prefix of <tt>JANUARY,
+     *     recognized or is less than {@code 1} or greater than {@code 12}).
+     * <li>Any word that matches any prefix of {@code SUNDAY, MONDAY, TUESDAY,
+     *     WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY}, or {@code SATURDAY}, ignoring
+     *     case, is ignored. For example, {@code sat, Friday, TUE}, and
+     *     {@code Thurs} are ignored.
+     * <li>Otherwise, any word that matches any prefix of {@code JANUARY,
      *     FEBRUARY, MARCH, APRIL, MAY, JUNE, JULY, AUGUST, SEPTEMBER,
-     *     OCTOBER, NOVEMBER</tt>, or <tt>DECEMBER</tt>, ignoring case, and
+     *     OCTOBER, NOVEMBER}, or {@code DECEMBER}, ignoring case, and
      *     considering them in the order given here, is recognized as
-     *     specifying a month and is converted to a number (<tt>0</tt> to
-     *     <tt>11</tt>). For example, <tt>aug, Sept, april</tt>, and
-     *     <tt>NOV</tt> are recognized as months. So is <tt>Ma</tt>, which
-     *     is recognized as <tt>MARCH</tt>, not <tt>MAY</tt>.
-     * <li>Any word that matches <tt>GMT, UT</tt>, or <tt>UTC</tt>, ignoring
+     *     specifying a month and is converted to a number ({@code 0} to
+     *     {@code 11}). For example, {@code aug, Sept, april}, and
+     *     {@code NOV} are recognized as months. So is {@code Ma}, which
+     *     is recognized as {@code MARCH}, not {@code MAY}.
+     * <li>Any word that matches {@code GMT, UT}, or {@code UTC}, ignoring
      *     case, is treated as referring to UTC.
-     * <li>Any word that matches <tt>EST, CST, MST</tt>, or <tt>PST</tt>,
+     * <li>Any word that matches {@code EST, CST, MST}, or {@code PST},
      *     ignoring case, is recognized as referring to the time zone in
      *     North America that is five, six, seven, or eight hours west of
-     *     Greenwich, respectively. Any word that matches <tt>EDT, CDT,
-     *     MDT</tt>, or <tt>PDT</tt>, ignoring case, is recognized as
+     *     Greenwich, respectively. Any word that matches {@code EDT, CDT,
+     *     MDT}, or {@code PDT}, ignoring case, is recognized as
      *     referring to the same time zone, respectively, during daylight
      *     saving time.</ul><p>
      * Once the entire string s has been scanned, it is converted to a time
@@ -448,7 +445,7 @@
      *          represented by the string argument.
      * @see     java.text.DateFormat
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>DateFormat.parse(String s)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code DateFormat.parse(String s)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public static long parse(String s) {
@@ -638,13 +635,13 @@
     /**
      * Returns a value that is the result of subtracting 1900 from the
      * year that contains or begins with the instant in time represented
-     * by this <code>Date</code> object, as interpreted in the local
+     * by this {@code Date} object, as interpreted in the local
      * time zone.
      *
      * @return  the year represented by this date, minus 1900.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.get(Calendar.YEAR) - 1900</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.get(Calendar.YEAR) - 1900}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public int getYear() {
@@ -652,8 +649,8 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Sets the year of this <tt>Date</tt> object to be the specified
-     * value plus 1900. This <code>Date</code> object is modified so
+     * Sets the year of this {@code Date} object to be the specified
+     * value plus 1900. This {@code Date} object is modified so
      * that it represents a point in time within the specified year,
      * with the month, date, hour, minute, and second the same as
      * before, as interpreted in the local time zone. (Of course, if
@@ -664,7 +661,7 @@
      * @param   year    the year value.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.set(Calendar.YEAR, year + 1900)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.set(Calendar.YEAR, year + 1900)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public void setYear(int year) {
@@ -673,14 +670,14 @@
 
     /**
      * Returns a number representing the month that contains or begins
-     * with the instant in time represented by this <tt>Date</tt> object.
-     * The value returned is between <code>0</code> and <code>11</code>,
-     * with the value <code>0</code> representing January.
+     * with the instant in time represented by this {@code Date} object.
+     * The value returned is between {@code 0} and {@code 11},
+     * with the value {@code 0} representing January.
      *
      * @return  the month represented by this date.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.get(Calendar.MONTH)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.get(Calendar.MONTH)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public int getMonth() {
@@ -689,7 +686,7 @@
 
     /**
      * Sets the month of this date to the specified value. This
-     * <tt>Date</tt> object is modified so that it represents a point
+     * {@code Date} object is modified so that it represents a point
      * in time within the specified month, with the year, date, hour,
      * minute, and second the same as before, as interpreted in the
      * local time zone. If the date was October 31, for example, and
@@ -699,7 +696,7 @@
      * @param   month   the month value between 0-11.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.set(Calendar.MONTH, int month)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.set(Calendar.MONTH, int month)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public void setMonth(int month) {
@@ -719,16 +716,16 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Returns the day of the month represented by this <tt>Date</tt> object.
-     * The value returned is between <code>1</code> and <code>31</code>
+     * Returns the day of the month represented by this {@code Date} object.
+     * The value returned is between {@code 1} and {@code 31}
      * representing the day of the month that contains or begins with the
-     * instant in time represented by this <tt>Date</tt> object, as
+     * instant in time represented by this {@code Date} object, as
      * interpreted in the local time zone.
      *
      * @return  the day of the month represented by this date.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.get(Calendar.DAY_OF_MONTH)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.get(Calendar.DAY_OF_MONTH)}.
      * @deprecated
      */
     @Deprecated
@@ -737,8 +734,8 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Sets the day of the month of this <tt>Date</tt> object to the
-     * specified value. This <tt>Date</tt> object is modified so that
+     * Sets the day of the month of this {@code Date} object to the
+     * specified value. This {@code Date} object is modified so that
      * it represents a point in time within the specified day of the
      * month, with the year, month, hour, minute, and second the same
      * as before, as interpreted in the local time zone. If the date
@@ -749,7 +746,7 @@
      * @param   date   the day of the month value between 1-31.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.set(Calendar.DAY_OF_MONTH, int date)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.set(Calendar.DAY_OF_MONTH, int date)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public void setDate(int date) {
@@ -758,17 +755,17 @@
 
     /**
      * Returns the day of the week represented by this date. The
-     * returned value (<tt>0</tt> = Sunday, <tt>1</tt> = Monday,
-     * <tt>2</tt> = Tuesday, <tt>3</tt> = Wednesday, <tt>4</tt> =
-     * Thursday, <tt>5</tt> = Friday, <tt>6</tt> = Saturday)
+     * returned value ({@code 0} = Sunday, {@code 1} = Monday,
+     * {@code 2} = Tuesday, {@code 3} = Wednesday, {@code 4} =
+     * Thursday, {@code 5} = Friday, {@code 6} = Saturday)
      * represents the day of the week that contains or begins with
-     * the instant in time represented by this <tt>Date</tt> object,
+     * the instant in time represented by this {@code Date} object,
      * as interpreted in the local time zone.
      *
      * @return  the day of the week represented by this date.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.get(Calendar.DAY_OF_WEEK)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.get(Calendar.DAY_OF_WEEK)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public int getDay() {
@@ -776,16 +773,16 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Returns the hour represented by this <tt>Date</tt> object. The
-     * returned value is a number (<tt>0</tt> through <tt>23</tt>)
+     * Returns the hour represented by this {@code Date} object. The
+     * returned value is a number ({@code 0} through {@code 23})
      * representing the hour within the day that contains or begins
-     * with the instant in time represented by this <tt>Date</tt>
+     * with the instant in time represented by this {@code Date}
      * object, as interpreted in the local time zone.
      *
      * @return  the hour represented by this date.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.get(Calendar.HOUR_OF_DAY)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.get(Calendar.HOUR_OF_DAY)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public int getHours() {
@@ -793,8 +790,8 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Sets the hour of this <tt>Date</tt> object to the specified value.
-     * This <tt>Date</tt> object is modified so that it represents a point
+     * Sets the hour of this {@code Date} object to the specified value.
+     * This {@code Date} object is modified so that it represents a point
      * in time within the specified hour of the day, with the year, month,
      * date, minute, and second the same as before, as interpreted in the
      * local time zone.
@@ -802,7 +799,7 @@
      * @param   hours   the hour value.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.set(Calendar.HOUR_OF_DAY, int hours)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.set(Calendar.HOUR_OF_DAY, int hours)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public void setHours(int hours) {
@@ -812,12 +809,12 @@
     /**
      * Returns the number of minutes past the hour represented by this date,
      * as interpreted in the local time zone.
-     * The value returned is between <code>0</code> and <code>59</code>.
+     * The value returned is between {@code 0} and {@code 59}.
      *
      * @return  the number of minutes past the hour represented by this date.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.get(Calendar.MINUTE)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.get(Calendar.MINUTE)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public int getMinutes() {
@@ -825,8 +822,8 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Sets the minutes of this <tt>Date</tt> object to the specified value.
-     * This <tt>Date</tt> object is modified so that it represents a point
+     * Sets the minutes of this {@code Date} object to the specified value.
+     * This {@code Date} object is modified so that it represents a point
      * in time within the specified minute of the hour, with the year, month,
      * date, hour, and second the same as before, as interpreted in the
      * local time zone.
@@ -834,7 +831,7 @@
      * @param   minutes   the value of the minutes.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.set(Calendar.MINUTE, int minutes)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.set(Calendar.MINUTE, int minutes)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public void setMinutes(int minutes) {
@@ -843,14 +840,14 @@
 
     /**
      * Returns the number of seconds past the minute represented by this date.
-     * The value returned is between <code>0</code> and <code>61</code>. The
-     * values <code>60</code> and <code>61</code> can only occur on those
+     * The value returned is between {@code 0} and {@code 61}. The
+     * values {@code 60} and {@code 61} can only occur on those
      * Java Virtual Machines that take leap seconds into account.
      *
      * @return  the number of seconds past the minute represented by this date.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.get(Calendar.SECOND)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.get(Calendar.SECOND)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public int getSeconds() {
@@ -858,8 +855,8 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Sets the seconds of this <tt>Date</tt> to the specified value.
-     * This <tt>Date</tt> object is modified so that it represents a
+     * Sets the seconds of this {@code Date} to the specified value.
+     * This {@code Date} object is modified so that it represents a
      * point in time within the specified second of the minute, with
      * the year, month, date, hour, and minute the same as before, as
      * interpreted in the local time zone.
@@ -867,7 +864,7 @@
      * @param   seconds   the seconds value.
      * @see     java.util.Calendar
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>Calendar.set(Calendar.SECOND, int seconds)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code Calendar.set(Calendar.SECOND, int seconds)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public void setSeconds(int seconds) {
@@ -876,7 +873,7 @@
 
     /**
      * Returns the number of milliseconds since January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 GMT
-     * represented by this <tt>Date</tt> object.
+     * represented by this {@code Date} object.
      *
      * @return  the number of milliseconds since January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 GMT
      *          represented by this date.
@@ -893,8 +890,8 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Sets this <code>Date</code> object to represent a point in time that is
-     * <code>time</code> milliseconds after January 1, 1970 00:00:00 GMT.
+     * Sets this {@code Date} object to represent a point in time that is
+     * {@code time} milliseconds after January 1, 1970 00:00:00 GMT.
      *
      * @param   time   the number of milliseconds.
      */
@@ -907,11 +904,11 @@
      * Tests if this date is before the specified date.
      *
      * @param   when   a date.
-     * @return  <code>true</code> if and only if the instant of time
-     *            represented by this <tt>Date</tt> object is strictly
-     *            earlier than the instant represented by <tt>when</tt>;
-     *          <code>false</code> otherwise.
-     * @exception NullPointerException if <code>when</code> is null.
+     * @return  {@code true} if and only if the instant of time
+     *            represented by this {@code Date} object is strictly
+     *            earlier than the instant represented by {@code when};
+     *          {@code false} otherwise.
+     * @exception NullPointerException if {@code when} is null.
      */
     public boolean before(Date when) {
         return getMillisOf(this) < getMillisOf(when);
@@ -921,11 +918,11 @@
      * Tests if this date is after the specified date.
      *
      * @param   when   a date.
-     * @return  <code>true</code> if and only if the instant represented
-     *          by this <tt>Date</tt> object is strictly later than the
-     *          instant represented by <tt>when</tt>;
-     *          <code>false</code> otherwise.
-     * @exception NullPointerException if <code>when</code> is null.
+     * @return  {@code true} if and only if the instant represented
+     *          by this {@code Date} object is strictly later than the
+     *          instant represented by {@code when};
+     *          {@code false} otherwise.
+     * @exception NullPointerException if {@code when} is null.
      */
     public boolean after(Date when) {
         return getMillisOf(this) > getMillisOf(when);
@@ -933,17 +930,17 @@
 
     /**
      * Compares two dates for equality.
-     * The result is <code>true</code> if and only if the argument is
-     * not <code>null</code> and is a <code>Date</code> object that
+     * The result is {@code true} if and only if the argument is
+     * not {@code null} and is a {@code Date} object that
      * represents the same point in time, to the millisecond, as this object.
      * <p>
-     * Thus, two <code>Date</code> objects are equal if and only if the
-     * <code>getTime</code> method returns the same <code>long</code>
+     * Thus, two {@code Date} objects are equal if and only if the
+     * {@code getTime} method returns the same {@code long}
      * value for both.
      *
      * @param   obj   the object to compare with.
-     * @return  <code>true</code> if the objects are the same;
-     *          <code>false</code> otherwise.
+     * @return  {@code true} if the objects are the same;
+     *          {@code false} otherwise.
      * @see     java.util.Date#getTime()
      */
     public boolean equals(Object obj) {
@@ -951,7 +948,7 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Returns the millisecond value of this <code>Date</code> object
+     * Returns the millisecond value of this {@code Date} object
      * without affecting its internal state.
      */
     static final long getMillisOf(Date date) {
@@ -965,13 +962,13 @@
     /**
      * Compares two Dates for ordering.
      *
-     * @param   anotherDate   the <code>Date</code> to be compared.
-     * @return  the value <code>0</code> if the argument Date is equal to
-     *          this Date; a value less than <code>0</code> if this Date
+     * @param   anotherDate   the {@code Date} to be compared.
+     * @return  the value {@code 0} if the argument Date is equal to
+     *          this Date; a value less than {@code 0} if this Date
      *          is before the Date argument; and a value greater than
-     *      <code>0</code> if this Date is after the Date argument.
+     *      {@code 0} if this Date is after the Date argument.
      * @since   1.2
-     * @exception NullPointerException if <code>anotherDate</code> is null.
+     * @exception NullPointerException if {@code anotherDate} is null.
      */
     public int compareTo(Date anotherDate) {
         long thisTime = getMillisOf(this);
@@ -981,7 +978,7 @@
 
     /**
      * Returns a hash code value for this object. The result is the
-     * exclusive OR of the two halves of the primitive <tt>long</tt>
+     * exclusive OR of the two halves of the primitive {@code long}
      * value returned by the {@link Date#getTime}
      * method. That is, the hash code is the value of the expression:
      * <blockquote><pre>{@code
@@ -996,29 +993,29 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Converts this <code>Date</code> object to a <code>String</code>
+     * Converts this {@code Date} object to a {@code String}
      * of the form:
      * <blockquote><pre>
      * dow mon dd hh:mm:ss zzz yyyy</pre></blockquote>
      * where:<ul>
-     * <li><tt>dow</tt> is the day of the week (<tt>Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed,
-     *     Thu, Fri, Sat</tt>).
-     * <li><tt>mon</tt> is the month (<tt>Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun,
-     *     Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec</tt>).
-     * <li><tt>dd</tt> is the day of the month (<tt>01</tt> through
-     *     <tt>31</tt>), as two decimal digits.
-     * <li><tt>hh</tt> is the hour of the day (<tt>00</tt> through
-     *     <tt>23</tt>), as two decimal digits.
-     * <li><tt>mm</tt> is the minute within the hour (<tt>00</tt> through
-     *     <tt>59</tt>), as two decimal digits.
-     * <li><tt>ss</tt> is the second within the minute (<tt>00</tt> through
-     *     <tt>61</tt>, as two decimal digits.
-     * <li><tt>zzz</tt> is the time zone (and may reflect daylight saving
+     * <li>{@code dow} is the day of the week ({@code Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed,
+     *     Thu, Fri, Sat}).
+     * <li>{@code mon} is the month ({@code Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun,
+     *     Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec}).
+     * <li>{@code dd} is the day of the month ({@code 01} through
+     *     {@code 31}), as two decimal digits.
+     * <li>{@code hh} is the hour of the day ({@code 00} through
+     *     {@code 23}), as two decimal digits.
+     * <li>{@code mm} is the minute within the hour ({@code 00} through
+     *     {@code 59}), as two decimal digits.
+     * <li>{@code ss} is the second within the minute ({@code 00} through
+     *     {@code 61}, as two decimal digits.
+     * <li>{@code zzz} is the time zone (and may reflect daylight saving
      *     time). Standard time zone abbreviations include those
-     *     recognized by the method <tt>parse</tt>. If time zone
-     *     information is not available, then <tt>zzz</tt> is empty -
+     *     recognized by the method {@code parse}. If time zone
+     *     information is not available, then {@code zzz} is empty -
      *     that is, it consists of no characters at all.
-     * <li><tt>yyyy</tt> is the year, as four decimal digits.
+     * <li>{@code yyyy} is the year, as four decimal digits.
      * </ul>
      *
      * @return  a string representation of this date.
@@ -1053,7 +1050,7 @@
     /**
      * Converts the given name to its 3-letter abbreviation (e.g.,
      * "monday" -> "Mon") and stored the abbreviation in the given
-     * <code>StringBuilder</code>.
+     * {@code StringBuilder}.
      */
     private static final StringBuilder convertToAbbr(StringBuilder sb, String name) {
         sb.append(Character.toUpperCase(name.charAt(0)));
@@ -1062,11 +1059,11 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Creates a string representation of this <tt>Date</tt> object in an
+     * Creates a string representation of this {@code Date} object in an
      * implementation-dependent form. The intent is that the form should
      * be familiar to the user of the Java application, wherever it may
      * happen to be running. The intent is comparable to that of the
-     * "<code>%c</code>" format supported by the <code>strftime()</code>
+     * "{@code %c}" format supported by the {@code strftime()}
      * function of ISO&nbsp;C.
      *
      * @return  a string representation of this date, using the locale
@@ -1075,7 +1072,7 @@
      * @see     java.util.Date#toString()
      * @see     java.util.Date#toGMTString()
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>DateFormat.format(Date date)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code DateFormat.format(Date date)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public String toLocaleString() {
@@ -1084,23 +1081,23 @@
     }
 
     /**
-     * Creates a string representation of this <tt>Date</tt> object of
+     * Creates a string representation of this {@code Date} object of
      * the form:
      * <blockquote><pre>
      * d mon yyyy hh:mm:ss GMT</pre></blockquote>
      * where:<ul>
-     * <li><i>d</i> is the day of the month (<tt>1</tt> through <tt>31</tt>),
+     * <li><i>d</i> is the day of the month ({@code 1} through {@code 31}),
      *     as one or two decimal digits.
-     * <li><i>mon</i> is the month (<tt>Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul,
-     *     Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec</tt>).
+     * <li><i>mon</i> is the month ({@code Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul,
+     *     Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec}).
      * <li><i>yyyy</i> is the year, as four decimal digits.
-     * <li><i>hh</i> is the hour of the day (<tt>00</tt> through <tt>23</tt>),
+     * <li><i>hh</i> is the hour of the day ({@code 00} through {@code 23}),
      *     as two decimal digits.
-     * <li><i>mm</i> is the minute within the hour (<tt>00</tt> through
-     *     <tt>59</tt>), as two decimal digits.
-     * <li><i>ss</i> is the second within the minute (<tt>00</tt> through
-     *     <tt>61</tt>), as two decimal digits.
-     * <li><i>GMT</i> is exactly the ASCII letters "<tt>GMT</tt>" to indicate
+     * <li><i>mm</i> is the minute within the hour ({@code 00} through
+     *     {@code 59}), as two decimal digits.
+     * <li><i>ss</i> is the second within the minute ({@code 00} through
+     *     {@code 61}), as two decimal digits.
+     * <li><i>GMT</i> is exactly the ASCII letters "{@code GMT}" to indicate
      *     Greenwich Mean Time.
      * </ul><p>
      * The result does not depend on the local time zone.
@@ -1111,8 +1108,8 @@
      * @see     java.util.Date#toString()
      * @see     java.util.Date#toLocaleString()
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>DateFormat.format(Date date)</code>, using a
-     * GMT <code>TimeZone</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code DateFormat.format(Date date)}, using a
+     * GMT {@code TimeZone}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public String toGMTString() {
@@ -1135,7 +1132,7 @@
     /**
      * Returns the offset, measured in minutes, for the local time zone
      * relative to UTC that is appropriate for the time represented by
-     * this <code>Date</code> object.
+     * this {@code Date} object.
      * <p>
      * For example, in Massachusetts, five time zones west of Greenwich:
      * <blockquote><pre>
@@ -1161,8 +1158,8 @@
      * @see     java.util.Calendar#DST_OFFSET
      * @see     java.util.TimeZone#getDefault
      * @deprecated As of JDK version 1.1,
-     * replaced by <code>-(Calendar.get(Calendar.ZONE_OFFSET) +
-     * Calendar.get(Calendar.DST_OFFSET)) / (60 * 1000)</code>.
+     * replaced by {@code -(Calendar.get(Calendar.ZONE_OFFSET) +
+     * Calendar.get(Calendar.DST_OFFSET)) / (60 * 1000)}.
      */
     @Deprecated
     public int getTimezoneOffset() {
@@ -1313,7 +1310,7 @@
     /**
      * Save the state of this object to a stream (i.e., serialize it).
      *
-     * @serialData The value returned by <code>getTime()</code>
+     * @serialData The value returned by {@code getTime()}
      *             is emitted (long).  This represents the offset from
      *             January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 GMT in milliseconds.
      */
@@ -1336,7 +1333,7 @@
      * Obtains an instance of {@code Date} from an {@code Instant} object.
      * <p>
      * {@code Instant} uses a precision of nanoseconds, whereas {@code Date}
-     * uses a precision of milliseconds.  The conversion will trancate any
+     * uses a precision of milliseconds.  The conversion will truncate any
      * excess precision information as though the amount in nanoseconds was
      * subject to integer division by one million.
      * <p>