7091935: (fs) Polling based WatchService not used on Linux
Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Mon Sep 19 11:18:28 PDT 2011
Salter, Thomas A wrote:
> Will it still be compiled at all, by Oracle builds? We're currently using it as a stop-gap solution until we can do a better performing implementation. I worry about the code continuing to compile cleanly (not to mention working) if it's not being compiled in the standard builds.
> Tom Salter
Yes, it's still built and used on Solaris 10 (but not Solaris 11). I
believe it is also used in the BSD/Mac port.
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