RFR [9] 8148117: Move sun.misc.Cleaner to jdk.internal.ref

Chris Hegarty chris.hegarty at oracle.com
Tue Jan 26 16:27:51 UTC 2016

Latest webrev updated in-place:

 * to execute the run method requires an appropriate permission
 * reverted any copyright changes ( leave to a bulk update )
 * updated the test to remove the script


On 26 Jan 2016, at 15:23, Alan Bateman <Alan.Bateman at oracle.com> wrote:

> On 26/01/2016 13:55, Chris Hegarty wrote:
>> It is wonderful to see the various ideas on this thread about the longer
>> term solution to the prompt releasing of direct buffer native memory. I
>> do not want to obstruct that ( it is very informative ), but I’d like to warp up
>> the review on the actual moving of Cleaner. To that end, I’ve update the
>> webrev as per Alan’s comments and suggestion ( to extend Runnable ).
>> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~chegar/8148117/
>> -Chris.
> This looks okay. As a defensive-in-depth then Cleaner::run can do a permission check and should ease concerns about leakage.

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