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  1. Jackrabbit Oak
  2. OAK-48

MicroKernel.getNodes() should return null for not existing nodes instead of throwing an exception

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 0.2.1
    • Component/s: mk
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      Description

      As discussed on the list [1, 2] exceptions should only be used for exceptional cases. Requesting a not existing node through Microkernel.getNodes() should therefore rather return null instead of throwing an exception.

      [1] http://markmail.org/thread/agibgcdjv756m53u
      [2] http://markmail.org/message/gfbmogwr6mrhe2pm

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        1. OAK-48.patch
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          Michael Dürig

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              • Assignee:
                tmueller Thomas Mueller
                Reporter:
                mduerig Michael Dürig
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