RFR JDK-8037781: Remove sun.misc.Regexp* classes

Chris Hegarty chris.hegarty at oracle.com
Fri Mar 28 14:14:14 UTC 2014

This looks good to me also. Thanks Pavel.

I can sponsor this change for you.


On 28/03/14 11:35, Pavel Rappo wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> could you please review my change for JDK-8037781: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~chegar/8037781/webrev.00/
> After JDK-8035158 was fixed we freed our hands to remove these 4 classes:
> 	1. sun.misc.RegexpPool,
> 	2. sun.misc.RegexpTarget,
> 	3. sun.misc.Regexp,
> 	4. sun.misc.REException
> The sole client class sun.net.spi.DefaultProxySelector relied on this private regex implementation for years. Now we broke this dependency and used public API instead: java.util.regex.* Thus those classes have no reasons to stay in jdk any more.
> Thanks
> -Pavel

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