RFR [6961766]: PrintStream.write() should flush at most once

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Wed Aug 7 05:08:46 UTC 2013

On 06/08/2013 09:38, Ivan Gerasimov wrote:
> Hello everybody!
> Would you please review a simple fix, suggested by someone on 
> bugs.sun.com?
> j.i.PrintStream#write(char[]) calls out.flush() on each '\n' character 
> found in the array.
> It's sufficient to do it only once.
One thing to check is whether this will require any changes to the spec 
(as it is currently specified to call flush when a newline is written). 
I don't have time just at the moment to check this but that would be my 
only concern with a change like this.


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