changeset 45329:9a5dc512845a

8180428: Clarify implementation note in Clock.java to match implementation changes made by JDK-8068730 Reviewed-by: dholmes, scolebourne
author dfuchs
date Tue, 23 May 2017 11:33:01 +0100
parents e09145bcfcc5
children d33052a04c7b
files jdk/src/java.base/share/classes/java/time/Clock.java
diffstat 1 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/jdk/src/java.base/share/classes/java/time/Clock.java	Mon May 22 11:08:26 2017 -0700
+++ b/jdk/src/java.base/share/classes/java/time/Clock.java	Tue May 23 11:33:01 2017 +0100
@@ -127,10 +127,13 @@
  * document whether or not they do support serialization.
  *
  * @implNote
- * The clock implementation provided here is based on {@link System#currentTimeMillis()}.
- * That method provides little to no guarantee about the accuracy of the clock.
- * Applications requiring a more accurate clock must implement this abstract class
- * themselves using a different external clock, such as an NTP server.
+ * The clock implementation provided here is based on the same underlying clock
+ * as {@link System#currentTimeMillis()}, but may have a precision finer than
+ * milliseconds if available.
+ * However, little to no guarantee is provided about the accuracy of the
+ * underlying clock. Applications requiring a more accurate clock must implement
+ * this abstract class themselves using a different external clock, such as an
+ * NTP server.
  *
  * @since 1.8
  */