[OpenJDK 2D-Dev] <AWT Dev> JDK-8041679 Replace uses of StringBuffer with StringBuilder within the JDK

Phil Race philip.race at oracle.com
Mon May 19 17:18:45 UTC 2014

On 5/19/2014 12:50 AM, Alan Bateman wrote:
> On 19/05/2014 07:53, Paul Sandoz wrote:
>> If i don't have permission to push to the client repo (which might be 
>> likely) i will need to hand over the patch to yourself or Sergey to 
>> commit. And i presume this will have to be a separate issue.
> If you do decide to split this then it will require creating a second 
> issue JIRA to avoid running foul of jcheck when jdk/client eventually 
> pushes to jdk/dev. I don't know how often jdk9/client integrates into 
> jdk9/dev but it doesn't seem to be very frequent (hg incoming suggests 
> there is currently about a month of changes backed up in jdk9/client 
> but there may be issues to explain this).
> For this specific case then it doesn't seem worth it, it would be much 
> less effort to just push the lot to jdk9/dev. Clearly if there were 
> substantive changes then it would be important to push the changes to 
> the forest where they are most likely to get tested but it hardly 
> seems worth it here. From what I can tell then Phil or others sync up 
> jdk9/client regularly and that might be the most efficient way to get 
> these changes into jdk9/client.
The changes should go through client for the reasons I already gave.
No new permissions are needed but it will need a unique bug id.

FWIW integrations are intended to be bi-weekly but holidays interfered 
this time.


> -Alan

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