RFR (L) JEP 280: Indify String Concatenation (integration)

Aleksey Shipilev aleksey.shipilev at oracle.com
Wed Jan 27 14:33:37 UTC 2016

On 01/27/2016 05:07 PM, Magnus Ihse Bursie wrote:
> On 2016-01-27 14:55, Aleksey Shipilev wrote:
>>   c) (XS) Build changes that force emitting the "legacy" inline
>> StringBuilder concat in a few cases (e.g. when pre-JDK 9 bytecode is
>> expected):
>>     http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~shade/8085796/webrev.root.00/
> Build changes look good to me.


> Just out of curiosity, what does "indy" mean in this context? I have not
> heard this expression and googling fails to bring up anything relevant.

Yes, "indy" is a frequently-used shortcut for "invokedynamic". I am
trying to use the full form outside the close-knit group of indy users,
but fail frequently at that!


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