[8u$N] Request for enhancement backport approval for CR 8164908 ReflectionFactory support for IIOP and custom serialization
sean.coffey at oracle.com
Tue Nov 29 09:43:22 UTC 2016
Thanks for the request Roger. This one is currently under review.
On 28/11/2016 16:44, Roger Riggs wrote:
> Please approve the backport of enhancements to
> sun.reflect.ReflectionFactory to facilitate
> the transition of custom serialization libraries to the strong
> encapsulation in JDK 9.
> The methods added to ReflectionFactory are used as replacements for the
> use of setAccessible to access private methods specific to serialization.
> The risk is minimal for JDK 8.
> The new methods have been implemented in JDK 9 and are used by the
> JDK 9 IIOP implementation.
> Tests for the new APIs are included in JDK 9 and are included in the
> To minimize risk to JDK 8, the IIOP implementation is not modified.
> Thanks, Roger
>  8164908 ReflectionFactory support for IIOP and custom serialization
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