<i18n dev> Review request : 7180362: RFE: Implement date cutover functionality for currency.properties file

Stephen Colebourne scolebourne at joda.org
Wed Aug 29 14:00:50 PDT 2012

I object to the implementation of this change, specifically the date format -
"The format of date must be {@code 'yyyy-MM-dd-HH-mm-ss'}"

There seems to be no reason not to use the standard ISO-8601 format
here - yyyy-MM-dd'T'HH:mm:ss

co-spec lead JSR-310

On 28 August 2012 14:48, Seán Coffey <sean.coffey at oracle.com> wrote:
> 7180362 deals with an enhancement to allow the JRE specify cutover dates
> when currency.properties file is provided. I've added the required syntax to
> the new javadoc comments in Currency class.
> bug report :http://bugs.sun.com/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=7180362
> webrev : http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~coffeys/webrev.7180362.1.jdk8/
> <http://cr.openjdk.java.net/%7Ecoffeys/webrev.7180362.1.jdk8/>
> I hope to port an almost identical change to 7u shortly. (minus API javadoc
> comments)
> I've kept the testcase logic different to the JRE logic around how the new
> property is parsed to better
> test the golden result expectations. (both approaches should be equal)
> Regards,
> Sean.

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