RFR (backport CSR): 8239395: Accounting currency format support

Andrew Hughes gnu.andrew at redhat.com
Wed Feb 19 17:44:42 UTC 2020

On 19/02/2020 05:45, Joe Darcy wrote:
> Hi Paul,
> This looks like a spec change to a Java SE API so would be out of bounds
> for 11u without a maintenance update of Java SE 11.
> Naoto, do you agree with that analysis?
> Thanks,
> -Joe
> On 2/18/2020 5:44 PM, Hohensee, Paul wrote:
>> Please review the CSR https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8239395
>> for a backport of JDK-8215181 to jdk11u. It’s identical to the
>> original CSR.
>> Original JBS issue: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8215181
>> Original CSR: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8218770
>> Backport JBS issue: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8239394
>> Backport CSR: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8239395
>> Thanks,
>> Paul

This seems like it should be sent to jdk-updates-dev, not jdk8u-dev.

I tend to agree with Joe Darcy that this would introduce new
requirements on those implementing NumberFormat.getCurrencyFormat and is
thus a spec change which alters the API requirements of Java 11.

I presume current OpenJDK 11 would fail the tests in
Andrew :)

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