RFR: JDK-8215217: OpenJDK Source Has Too Many Swear Words
adam.farley at uk.ibm.com
Tue Dec 11 15:40:27 UTC 2018
Alan Bateman <Alan.Bateman at oracle.com> wrote on 11/12/2018 15:32:31:
> From: Alan Bateman <Alan.Bateman at oracle.com>
> To: Adam Farley8 <adam.farley at uk.ibm.com>, core-libs-dev <core-libs-
> dev at openjdk.java.net>
> Date: 11/12/2018 15:33
> Subject: Re: RFR: JDK-8215217: OpenJDK Source Has Too Many Swear Words
> On 11/12/2018 15:03, Adam Farley8 wrote:
> > Hey All,
> > I've spotted 12 instances of swear words in OpenJDK source comments,
> > it seems appropriate to remove them.
> > Bug: INVALID URI REMOVED
> > I've created a webrev and attached to the bug.
> > Also, I've mentioned in the bug that there are additional swears in
> > excusable locations. It would be good to get the community's take on
> > those.
> > Reviews and opinions welcome. :)
> "Where's that damn torpedo?" might be from Star Trek.
Yep, Kirk said it.
Perhaps "d**n" or "darn" would better preserve the quote?
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