review request for 7005608: diamond conversion of JCA and crypto providers

Brad Wetmore bradford.wetmore at oracle.com
Thu Dec 23 18:17:31 PST 2010


On 12/23/2010 12:58 PM, Mandy Chung wrote:
> On 12/23/10 12:40 PM, Stuart Marks wrote:
>> On 12/22/10 6:17 PM, Brad Wetmore wrote:
>>> You need to update the Copyright updates on these files to include 2010.
>>
>> Is this the standard, to update the copyright to the current year
>> anytime the file is touched? If so, then yes, I can do this.
>
> This is optional. The RE will do the copyright year update periodically.
> Kelly has fixed the script for RE to do that.

Is this recent?  I was told back in March to continue to update the 
years until rebranding was over, the script was fixed and RE started 
using it.  We're obviously past rebranding, and there was an 
announcement in June that the script update_copyright_year was updated, 
but the question was "now what to do with it."  I never saw the 
"copyright dates updates are now optional" annoucements, and don't see 
anything in my archives/trash.  Kelly or RE?

What about for OpenJDK 6 also?

And SunJDK 6/5/1.4.2?  (Sorry, OpenJDK folks, but had to ask!  :) )

Frankly, I'll be glad when it is automated again.  Doing/reminding has 
been a hassle.

Brad



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