<AWT Dev> JDK-8041679 Replace uses of StringBuffer with StringBuilder within the JDK
Sergey.Bylokhov at oracle.com
Tue May 13 11:10:53 UTC 2014
media: sound/awt/swing part looks fine.
Note that this part of the fix should be pushed to client forest.
On 5/12/14 2:03 PM, Paul Sandoz wrote:
> This is a request for review of Otavio's patch replacing StringBuffer
> with StringBuilder within OpenJDK. (I also need to review it.)
> It covers many areas and i have grouped the patches into such areas to
> aid reviewing. When commenting please including core-libs.
> Jtreg tests showed no regressions, but when reviewing we need to be
> mindful of the context e.g. if the buffer escapes and can cross thread
> This is also an experiment to see if we can review the whole thing
> under one bug :-) if things prove problematic and slow we can split it
> out. Many files are touched but there are not many changes to each
> file and changes are very formulaic.
> I have also included ASM related changes, but i suspect we may have to
> leave those alone since such changes will make it more difficult to
> pull in ASM from upstream.
> Otavio, for the record can you reply to this thread posting your
> single ("uber") patch as textual attachment? (IIUC such attachments
> should now be supported by the email server).
> - core
> - io
> - management
> - rmi
> - security
> - tools
> - graphics/media
> - asm
Best regards, Sergey.
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