RFR: 8265474: Dubious 'null' assignment in CompactByteArray.expand
github.com+741251+turbanoff at openjdk.java.net
Sun Apr 25 14:28:42 UTC 2021
I propose to remove 'null' assignment of field CompactByteArray.values in `expand` method. In the next statement this field is overridden with another value - `tempArray`.
This code was there from initial load of OpenJDK sources. I believe it was just leftovers from development phase of this class. There is no practical reason to assign `null` to non-volatile field and then overwrite it with another value.
Also I've removed unused method `getArray`. I hope it's ok to cleanup such unused stuff in the same PR.
- 8265474: Dubious 'null' assignment in CompactByteArray.expand
- [PATCH] Remove dubious 'null' assignment to CompactByteArray.values
Stats: 9 lines in 1 file changed: 0 ins; 6 del; 3 mod
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