Request for review & approval - 8067800: Clarify java.time.chrono.Chronology.isLeapYear for out of range years

Rob McKenna rob.mckenna at
Fri Dec 4 17:40:27 UTC 2015

Hi folks,

Looking to backport to 
JDK8 minus the spec change.

Basically we're throwing an unexpected exception when an out-of-range 
year is passed as a parameter despite the spec saying that the parameter 
need not be valid:


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