6516099: InputStream.skipFully(int k) to skip exactly k bytes

Brian Burkhalter brian.burkhalter at oracle.com
Fri Nov 9 22:05:33 UTC 2018

Hi Sergey,

What do you think of the version updated with Roger’s suggested change to the verbiage?



> On Nov 9, 2018, at 12:10 PM, Sergey Bylokhov <Sergey.Bylokhov at oracle.com> wrote:
> it may be better to burn "skip()" in the fire of deprecation? and
> implement the "newSkip()" which by default will call the "read()",
> and then subclasses will provide its own fast/optimized implementation?
> Or we still tries to take care about all corner cases for "skip()"?

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