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Bug 216561 - Javadoc editing not working in groovy editor; have to add them manually and no extra asterisks added like in java editor
Summary: Javadoc editing not working in groovy editor; have to add them manually and n...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: groovy
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Editor (show other bugs)
Version: 7.2
Hardware: PC All
: P3 normal (vote)
Assignee: Martin Janicek
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-08-09 03:28 UTC by _ wadechandler
Modified: 2013-03-14 14:11 UTC (History)
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Issue Type: DEFECT
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Description _ wadechandler 2012-08-09 03:28:04 UTC
First, I have a maven Java EE 6 web project. Javadoc editing seems very wonky in the groovy support right now. In the java editor, if I type /** and then hit enter, it auto fills the javadoc based on parameters or at a minimum each consecutive newline will be preceded with an asterisk (*). Current, in the groovy editor, for a New|File|Groovy|Groovy Class type file, if I type /** and press enter, then nothing happens with the project type I'm using. I initially thought it was only happening on groovy property definitions. In groovy if one defines a variable like:

String name;

Then groovy will create getName() and setName(String value) methods in the class. However, it happens for methods and anything else I add and try to document. So, it seems javadoc editing in groovy files is not working correctly if at all.