URLValidator performance

Description

The URL Validator uses the java.net.URL constructor to decide if an URL is valid. This is costly in terms of performance, since the URL class checks for the available URLStreamHandlers.
This is a much better and faster strategy:

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Assignee

Hardy Ferentschik

Reporter

George Gastaldi

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Suitable for new contributors

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