RFR (XS): 8149596: Remove java.nio.Bits copy wrapper methods
brian.burkhalter at oracle.com
Tue Mar 1 18:48:07 UTC 2016
Not a Reviewer here, but it looks OK to me aside from the copyright year in the template file.
Nice to see code removed!
On Mar 1, 2016, at 10:29 AM, Mikael Vidstedt <mikael.vidstedt at oracle.com> wrote:
> As part of JDK-8141491 the native methods in java.nio.Bits were removed, and the functionality is instead provided by the VM through j.i.m.Unsafe. The Bits wrapper methods are therefore redundant and can be removed.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8149596
> I've run the java/nio jtreg tests and it all passes (modulo a couple of unrelated failures).
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