CFV: New JDK Committer: Priya Lakshmi pMuthuswamy

James Laskey james.laskey at
Thu Dec 7 22:45:50 UTC 2017

I hereby nominate Priya Lakshmi Muthuswamy to JDK Committer.

Priya is part of the Langtools team since May 2017 and has made many
contributions to JDK 9 and 10.  Prior to Oracle, Priya worked
at Dell EMC for 10 years and has a patent related to cloud based
information retrieval[1].

I have included 10 of the the most significant change sets.

Votes are due by December 22, 2017.

Only current JDK Committers [2] are eligible to vote on this nomination.
Votes must be cast in the open by replying to this mailing list.

For Lazy Consensus voting instructions, see [3].

— Jim



JDK-8190391: nashorn: "!!" of nonzero even integer var becomes false when returned

JDK-8186807: JSObject gets ScriptFunction when ScriptObjectMirror is expected.

JDK-8185252: Unary minus and plus use wrong node Kind

JDK-8185194: Missing anchor for package description in package-summary.html pages

JDK-8183582: Rationalize doclet -docencoding and -charset options

JDK-8177048: javadoc should support -version and/or --version

JDK-8175362: StringIndexOutOfBoundsException from /.*((a[^a]+){2})c$/.exec('ababc')

JDK-8165198: Inconsistent values with JavaImporter after accessing undefined variable

JDK-8058408: Compiler should emit a clearer message for invalid parenthesized expression

JDK-8057647: javac parser needs updates to have better error recovery for error cases of new array creation with dimensions

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