<AWT Dev> JDK-8041679 Replace uses of StringBuffer with StringBuilder within the JDK
xuelei.fan at oracle.com
Mon May 12 11:17:43 UTC 2014
> - security
Looks fine to me. Thanks for making this update.
On 5/12/2014 6:03 PM, Paul Sandoz wrote:
> This is a request for review of Otavio's patch replacing StringBuffer
> with StringBuilder within OpenJDK. (I also need to review it.)
> It covers many areas and i have grouped the patches into such areas to
> aid reviewing. When commenting please including core-libs.
> Jtreg tests showed no regressions, but when reviewing we need to be
> mindful of the context e.g. if the buffer escapes and can cross thread
> This is also an experiment to see if we can review the whole thing under
> one bug :-) if things prove problematic and slow we can split it
> out. Many files are touched but there are not many changes to each file
> and changes are very formulaic.
> I have also included ASM related changes, but i suspect we may have to
> leave those alone since such changes will make it more difficult to pull
> in ASM from upstream.
> Otavio, for the record can you reply to this thread posting your single
> ("uber") patch as textual attachment? (IIUC such attachments should now
> be supported by the email server).
> - core
> - io
> - management
> - rmi
> - security
> - tools
> - graphics/media
> - asm
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