JDK 10 RFR of 8180767: A return value of zero from java.io.File#lastModified() is ambiguous

Brian Burkhalter brian.burkhalter at oracle.com
Mon May 22 20:45:13 UTC 2017

On May 22, 2017, at 1:42 PM, Martin Buchholz <martinrb at google.com> wrote:

> I have no opinion on how to address the problem - just pointing out that the problem is real.  
> I might choose an even less likely value than 1 if I were to switch from 0.

Perhaps Long.MAX_VALUE.

> (this is not a review!)

Not so interpreted.

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