RFR 9 : 8138824 : java.lang.String: spec doesn't match impl when ignoring case - equalsIgnoreCase(), regionMatches()

Roger Riggs Roger.Riggs at Oracle.com
Thu Oct 8 15:26:29 UTC 2015

Hi Brent,

I'm not sure we have a best practice for referring to other classes but 
I think  that the {@code } references
to Collator could be {@link java.text.Collator} and the @See tags can be 
It puts the link where the reader sees the reference and is just as 

Otherwise, looks good.


On 10/7/2015 7:30 PM, Brent Christian wrote:
> Hi,
> Please review my doc/spec change (no code) for 8138824.
> Bug: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8138824
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~bchristi/8138824/webrev.0/
> Specdiff: 
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~bchristi/8138824/specdiff.0/overview-summary.html
> This change addresses a longstanding mismatch between spec and 
> implementation, clarifies comparison methods which do not account for 
> locale, and adds references to the locale-aware java.text.Collator.
> Thanks,
> -Brent

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