RFR: 8217383: Obsolete UseImplicitStableValues

Roman Kennke rkennke at redhat.com
Mon Feb 11 18:45:57 UTC 2019

Hi Claes,

The change looks good. Thanks for doing it! I was wondering a couple of
times why this is still in there...


> Hi,
> the diagnostic flag UseImplicitStableValues has no effect since
> String.value was made explicitly @Stable in JDK 9. This patch obsoletes
> the flag and removes the special-casing of String.value.
> Bug:    https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8217383
> Webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~redestad/8217383/open.00/
> Testing: tier1-3, verified no regressions in a few String
> microbenchmarks
> CSR filed and approved.
> Thanks!
> /Claes

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