RFR [9] 8140687: Move @Contended to the jdk.internal.vm.annotation package

Aleksey Shipilev aleksey.shipilev at oracle.com
Mon Nov 2 10:45:15 UTC 2015

On 11/02/2015 02:56 AM, Chris Hegarty wrote:
> In line with the intended location for other VM annotations,
> see 8138732 [1], @sun.misc.Contended should be moved
> to the jdk.internal.vm.annotation package.
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~chegar/8140687/00/

Changes look good to me.

But what's the compatibility story for JSR 166? With this move, we would
be unable to bootclasspath JSR 166 JAR, since it references the "old"


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