Short/Character.reverseBytes intrinsics

John Rose john.r.rose at
Thu Apr 22 18:15:12 PDT 2010

On Apr 22, 2010, at 2:54 PM, Ulf Zibis wrote:

> Couldn't they directly be implemented as native methods? This would give the developer a clear hint, that they are processed fast, and would reduce the optimization work by HotSpot.

That's odd.  To me, seeing a native method is a clear hint that it is processed exceedingly slowly.  -- John

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