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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8043226

Better diagnostics for non-applicable type annotations

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      Currently the only diagnostic which indicates that a type annotation cannot be applied to a given piece of syntax reads "cannot annotate scoping construct". This is unclear and in some cases, outright misleading (particularly for annotations on .class expressions). There ought to be better diagnostics.

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              emc Eric Mccorkle
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