[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] Turn on Xrender by default in JDK 8

Phil Race philip.race at oracle.com
Fri Aug 12 22:08:11 UTC 2011

Yes, "False" is a no-op. You need "false" .. I did almost add "False" 
but I was thinking of it for printing a message that the pipeline is 
however so far as I could see, no pipeline prints anything for "False", even
if it understands it, which may only have been the case on Windows, and
all mis-spellings are silently ignored. Of course there's only so much we
can do here. If the user mis-spells the system property for example, but
I agree it would be nice to have some way to know that your request got

I have a separate bug to clean up the pipeline verbose reporting, and
update user docs. I'll revisit this then.


On 8/12/11 2:25 PM, Jim Graham wrote:
> You probably should have updated the verbose half of the tests while 
> you were inverting the logic.  It's only a debugging tool, but right 
> now there is no way to verbosely turn it off like there used to be a 
> way to verbosely turn it on.  Now if someone uses "False" or "F" 
> thinking that this will verbosely turn it off, they will have no 
> effect...
>             ...jim
> On 8/10/11 12:03 PM, Phil Race wrote:
>> Clemens,
>> I think we should turn on Xrender by default in these early days in 
>> JDK 8
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~prr/7077423/
>> The change itself is simple .. any concerns ?
>> -phil.

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