bug in Array.newInstance(Class, int[])

Alexandre Oliva oliva at dcc.unicamp.br
Fri Feb 12 04:28:53 PST 1999

On Dec 27, 1998, Gerhard Paulus <gpaulus at stud.uni-frankfurt.de> wrote:

> Kaffe 1.0.b3 :
> code like this gives a NullPointerException

> int[] count= new int[1] ; // 1 seems to be the problem
> count[0]= 3 ;
> Object array= Array.newInstance(elementClass, count) ;

> This is legal code and shouldn't throw an exception
> (Sun's VM doesn't have the problem).

Yep.  I've just fixed it, thanks for your report.

Alexandre Oliva  http://www.dcc.unicamp.br/~oliva  aoliva@{acm.org}
Universidade Estadual de Campinas, SP, Brasil

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