PING! Re: JDK 9 RFR of 6375303: Review use of caching in BigDecimal

Brian Burkhalter brian.burkhalter at
Tue Apr 15 19:51:51 UTC 2014

On Apr 15, 2014, at 9:24 AM, Brian Burkhalter <brian.burkhalter at> wrote:

> On Apr 15, 2014, at 12:23 AM, Paul Sandoz <paul.sandoz at> wrote:
>> My inclination is "if it ain't broke... " and AFAICT nothing indicates toString it is particular broken [*], so perhaps just focus on the cleanup aspects and revisit the other when the JMM is updated (and maybe enhanced volatiles is ready)?

I updated the patch to remove the toString() changes:

Unless there are objections within the next 24 hours or so I will push this as-is.

> Fine by me. I’ll update the webrev. The other aspects could come under this issue already on file:

I linked this issue to 6375303 and included links to the archive discussion thread.



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