JDK-7190273 : Deprecate com.sun.security.auth.callback.DialogCallbackHandler
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: security-libs
  • Sub-Component: java.security
  • Affected Version: 8
  • Priority: P3
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: generic
  • CPU: generic
  • Submitted: 2012-08-09
  • Updated: 2017-05-17
  • Resolved: 2012-09-25
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com.sun.security.auth.callback.DialogCallbackHandler is highly problematic for modularization due to its dependencies on AWT and Swing. This RFE requests that this class be deprecated in JDK8 with a note to say that the class will be removed, and to remove the class in JDK9.

Verified documentation update for DialotCallbackHandler with /java/re/jdk/8/promoted/latest/ws/jdk

EVALUATION This class should be deprecated in jdk8.