RFR: JDK-8215217: OpenJDK Source Has Too Many Swear Words

Volker Simonis volker.simonis at gmail.com
Tue Dec 11 15:46:44 UTC 2018

Hi Adam,

in order to prevent me from using swear words, could you please upload
your webrev to cr.openjdk.java.net :)

As you may have realized webrevs are a collection of HTML files and it
makes no big sense to provide them as a zip file.

Thank you and best regards,
On Tue, Dec 11, 2018 at 4:04 PM Adam Farley8 <adam.farley at uk.ibm.com> wrote:
> Hey All,
> I've spotted 12 instances of swear words in OpenJDK source comments, and
> it seems appropriate to remove them.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8215217
> I've created a webrev and attached to the bug.
> Also, I've mentioned in the bug that there are additional swears in more
> excusable locations. It would be good to get the community's take on
> those.
> Reviews and opinions welcome. :)
> Best Regards
> Adam Farley
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