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IV38982: JTEXTAREA / JTEXTFIELD NOT SUPPORTING UNICODE SUPPLEMENTARY CHAR ACTERS.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Error Message: Copy and paste operations of unicode
    supplementary characters into a JTextField or JTextArea fails.
    .
    Stack Trace: N/A
    .
    N/A
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • The current JDK7 implementation supports clipboard's copy and
    paste operations for single 16-bit entities. Where as
    supplementary characters whose code points are above U+FFFF are
    not support during copy/paste operation with swing components
    such as JTextArea / JTextField.
    

Problem conclusion

  • This defect will be fixed in:
    7.0.0 SR5
    .
    The JVM has been updated to consider Supplementary characters
    during copy/paste operations for awt/swing components.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV38982

  • Reported component name

    JAVA CLASS LIBS

  • Reported component ID

    620700130

  • Reported release

    700

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-03-29

  • Closed date

    2013-05-14

  • Last modified date

    2013-05-14

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    JAVA CLASS LIBS

  • Fixed component ID

    620700130

Applicable component levels

  • R700 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
21 February 2022