<i18n dev> [11] RFR: 8207152: Placeholder for Japanese new era should be two characters

Naoto Sato naoto.sato at oracle.com
Thu Jul 12 17:51:39 UTC 2018


Please review the changes to the following issue:


The proposed fix is located at:


The fix is to simply change the name from "新元号" to "元号". From the API 
standpoint, there is no restriction on the length of a Era name (in 
fact, era names in English localization have more than 2 characters even 
for existing eras). However, it would be desirable to avoid any possible 
unwanted regressions in customer's apps even for the placeholder.


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