Deprecation of String(String) constructor

Dave Brosius dbrosius at
Mon Sep 5 19:54:33 UTC 2016

Hi Folks,

I notice in that the

<> original)

constructor as seen here

is not deprecated... Is there any reason it should not be?

Originally it made some sense when String byte array sharing was used, 
but now that that is gone, i don't see the point. Am I missing something?

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