[8u] Request for approval for CR 8215318 - Amend the Standard Algorithm Names specification to clarify that names can be defined in later versions

Andrew Hughes gnu.andrew at redhat.com
Wed Jan 30 16:00:57 UTC 2019

On Mon, 28 Jan 2019 at 20:52, Sean Mullan <sean.mullan at oracle.com> wrote:
> Requesting approval to push to 8u. This is one of the changes proposed
> for the upcoming Java SE 8 Maintenance Review. This change is a
> clarification to the Java Security Standard Algorithm Names
> specification to allow implementations to support names that are defined
> in later revisions. The change is low risk (docs only). The patch has
> already been applied to JDK 12 and is the same for 11u and 8u. The CCC
> and CSR has already been approved for 8, 11 and 12.
> issue: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8215318
> The public code review thread for the JDK 12 patch is at:
> https://mail.openjdk.java.net/pipermail/security-dev/2019-January/019114.html
> Note that this specification is currently in a closed repository, but we
> are requesting a public push approval since the changes will be publicly
> documented in the Java SE 8 Maintenance Review.
> Thanks,
> Sean

Is there a webrev for this? I can't see a link to a changeset on the bug either.
Andrew :)

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