Preliminary review: Adding tracing of I/O calls
staffan.larsen at oracle.com
Thu Nov 8 08:44:48 UTC 2012
On 7 nov 2012, at 23:22, mark.reinhold at oracle.com wrote:
> 2012/11/2 11:36 -0700, staffan.larsen at oracle.com:
>> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~sla/iotrace/webrev.00/
> Who (or what) is the intended consumer of the sun.misc.IoTrace and
> IoTraceListener APIs? In other words, are these meant to be stable
> external interfaces that we're going to support for use by arbitrary
> code over the long term?
The primary intended consumer is Java Flight Recorder which is JDK internal.
> The reason I ask is that sun.misc is likely to go away in JDK 9, as
> part of the modularization work. If these APIs are meant to be used
> by any code outside of the JDK then we should probably put them in
> a more appropriate package now in order to avoid pain later on.
I don't have any preferences. Can you suggest a better package?
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