RFR: 8231640: (prop) Canonical property storage

Alan Bateman Alan.Bateman at oracle.com
Tue Sep 7 15:32:01 UTC 2021

On 07/09/2021 16:05, Roger Riggs wrote:
> Hi,
> The value of SOURCE_DATE_EPOCH is not so sensitive that it needs the 
> protections you are applying.
> The doPriv only exposes the value of that specific environment 
> variable and in the usual case, it is undefined.
> The complexity in the specification and implementation seem 
> unnecessary in this case.

I agree.  Given the complexity then it makes your suggestion/option to 
just drop the date from the comment somewhat tempting.


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