Integrated: JDK-8282464: Remove author tags from java.compiler

Joe Darcy darcy at
Mon Feb 28 23:32:33 UTC 2022

On Mon, 28 Feb 2022 23:08:03 GMT, Joe Darcy <darcy at> wrote:

> To align with current coding conventions, the @author tags in the java.compiler module should be removed. The tags have not been maintained and updated in many years. These tags date back to the addition of JSRs 199 and 269 in JDK 6.
> The authors at the time for these files were generally some nonempty subset of Scott Seligman, Peter von der Ahé, Jon Gibbons, Scott Seligman, and myself. The tag information will remain in the history of course.
> I'll update the copyright years on the files before any push.

This pull request has now been integrated.

Changeset: 1f89acd8
Author:    Joe Darcy <darcy at>
Stats:     308 lines in 83 files changed: 0 ins; 229 del; 79 mod

8282464: Remove author tags from java.compiler

Reviewed-by: jjg



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