Use StringBuilder in java.util.Matcher
forax at univ-mlv.fr
Fri Jul 30 09:02:32 PDT 2010
Le 29/07/2010 21:33, Xueming Shen a écrit :
> There is a webrev from Martin at google to add the support of using
> StringBuilder for better
> performance (I need go back to my old Sun mailbox to dig it out) and
> there is the RFE
> 5066679: java.util.regex.Matcher should make more use of Appendable
> which might provide a better approach, and an incomplete webrev can be
> found at
> The only issue left is how to appropriately deal with a possible IOE
> from Appendable
The only reasonable way is to propagate IOEs to the user and let the user
figure out what to do with them.
> David Dabbs wrote:
>> Changing the signature to AbstractStringBuilder would make it compatible
>> with both.
>> abstract class: AbstractStringBuilder [javadoc | source]
>> Direct Known Subclasses:
>> StringBuilder, StringBuffer
>> since: 1.5
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>> [mailto:nio-dev-bounces at openjdk.java.net] On Behalf Of ibrahim CHAEHOI
>> Sent: Thursday, July 29, 2010 1:50 PM
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>> Subject: Use StringBuilder in java.util.Matcher
>> Hi all,
>> I'm not sure if it's the right mailing list to post this question,
>> if it's not the case please let me know what is the proper mailing
>> list to post this question.
>> I just would like to know if there is any reason why the
>> appendReplacement method in java.util.Matcher API is only using
>> Would it be possible to add 2 new methods appendReplacement and
>> appendTail which use a StringBuilder instead of a StringBuffer?
>> public Matcher appendReplacement(StringBuilder sb, String replacement);
>> public StringBuilder appendTail(StringBuilder sb, String replacement);
>> The StringBuilder was introduce in Java 5 as an optimized version of
>> the StringBuffer, when the synchronization is not necessary,
>> and I'm a bit surprised that the Matcher API doesn't provide a method
>> which use a StringBuilder.
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