15 RFR (S) 8249205: Remove unnecessary trademark symbols

Chris Plummer chris.plummer at oracle.com
Mon Jul 13 20:18:38 UTC 2020

Hi Mark,

The make/data/jdwp/jdwp_spec, jdk.attach, and jdk.jdi changes look fine.

What about "<tm>Java</tm>" references in 
src/hotspot/share/prims/jvmti.xml? There's are also J2SE references in 
that doc with a trademark.

Are copyrights going to be updated as part of this change?



On 7/13/20 12:13 PM, mark.reinhold at oracle.com wrote:
> RFE: https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8249205
> Webrev: https://cr.openjdk.java.net/~mr/rev/8249205/
> Oracle’s legal department has advised that it is no longer necessary to
> place trademark symbols after the term “Java,” nor after compound terms
> that begin with “Java” (e.g., “JavaBeans,” “Java Naming and Directory
> Interface,” etc.).
> This doc-only patch removes those symbols, on 545 lines across 337 files.
> For ease of review I’ve placed a couple of other files in the webrev
> directory:
>    https://cr.openjdk.java.net/~mr/rev/8249205/diff-U0.patch
>      -- Output of `diff -U0`
>    https://cr.openjdk.java.net/~mr/rev/8249205/unique-added-lines
>      -- Unique added lines only, modulo whitespace
> Passes tiers 1-3 on the usual platforms.  (Yes, I’m paranoid.)
> Thanks,
> - Mark

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