hg: jdk7/tl/jdk: 6745216: missing 4 chraset aliases in sun.nio.cs package

Ulf Zibis Ulf.Zibis at gmx.de
Fri Nov 21 16:29:30 UTC 2008

Am 21.11.2008 17:15, Xueming Shen schrieb:
> Ulf Zibis wrote:
>> Is this fix also included in next JDK 6.0 update?
> no. or not yet. we normally only backport the "important" bugs back
> into previous release(s). and this is definitely not the one matches that
> bar, at least for now:-)

I just asked, because if  6745216-fix would be included in JDK 6, I 
could throw out the workaround in my sun.io converter wrapper.

>> What do you think about including my footprint-reduced sun.io package in
>> JDK?
> as i said before, currently i'm hesitated to touch the sun.io package 
> before we have
> a clearer picture about what to do with this package in jdk7.
> btw, i will putback relative "big" change for the singlebyte charsets 
> for performance
> improvement, if it can pass the review.

I'm not sure, if I understand right. Do you think, that legacy sun.io 
converters are faster or slower than sun.nio.cs coders?


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