javac: ending positions generation and DiagnosticListener

Eugene Zhuravlev jeka at
Sat Dec 7 06:06:29 PST 2013

Thanks a lot for clarifications.
Could we hope to see these optimizations in JDK 8? Would it be also 
possible to backport them to JDK 7?

Best regards,
   Eugene Zhuravlev

On 06-Dec-13 11:39 PM, Per Bothner wrote:
> On 12/06/2013 01:41 PM, Per Bothner wrote:
>> This code was written by Charles Turner (as a Google Summer of Code
>> student),
>> based on my design/suggestions.  The Kawa project (led by me) would be
>> happy
>> to donate this class as a much-more efficient re-implementation of
>> SimpleEndPosTable.  (If there is interest, as a courtesy I'll check with
>> Charles.)
> Charles replied:
> On 12/06/2013 02:30 PM, Charles Turner wrote:> Hey Per,
>> On 06/12/13 22:09, Per Bothner wrote:
>>> I assume you're cool with that - after all it wouldn't hurt to be able
>>> to say you've contributed code to javac!
>> That's absolutely fine. Certainly would be cool :D
>> Hope you're well,
>> Charles.

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