changeset 55600:3dcc40f328ea

8227055: Minor edits to launcher help text Reviewed-by: mchung
author dholmes
date Wed, 03 Jul 2019 23:34:20 +0000
parents e6c430d4d217
children cba615623d09
files src/java.base/share/classes/sun/launcher/resources/launcher.properties
diffstat 1 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/src/java.base/share/classes/sun/launcher/resources/launcher.properties	Thu Jul 04 07:25:47 2019 +0800
+++ b/src/java.base/share/classes/sun/launcher/resources/launcher.properties	Wed Jul 03 23:34:20 2019 +0000
@@ -75,7 +75,7 @@
 \    -D<name>=<value>\n\
 \                  set a system property\n\
 \    -verbose:[class|module|gc|jni]\n\
-\                  enable verbose output\n\
+\                  enable verbose output for the given subsystem\n\
 \    -version      print product version to the error stream and exit\n\
 \    --version     print product version to the output stream and exit\n\
 \    -showversion  print product version to the error stream and continue\n\
@@ -129,9 +129,9 @@
 \                      append to end of bootstrap class path\n\
 \    -Xcheck:jni       perform additional checks for JNI functions\n\
 \    -Xcomp            forces compilation of methods on first invocation\n\
-\    -Xdebug           provided for backward compatibility\n\
+\    -Xdebug           does nothing. Provided for backward compatibility.\n\
 \    -Xdiag            show additional diagnostic messages\n\
-\    -Xfuture          enable strictest checks, anticipating future default\n\
+\    -Xfuture          enable strictest checks, anticipating future default.\n\
 \                      This option is deprecated and may be removed in a\n\
 \                      future release.\n\
 \    -Xint             interpreted mode execution only\n\
@@ -141,7 +141,9 @@
 \    -Xlog:<opts>      Configure or enable logging with the Java Virtual\n\
 \                      Machine (JVM) unified logging framework. Use -Xlog:help\n\
 \                      for details.\n\
-\    -Xloggc:<file>    log GC status to a file with time stamps\n\
+\    -Xloggc:<file>    log GC status to a file with time stamps.\n\
+\                      This option is deprecated and may be removed in a\n\
+\                      future release. It is replaced by -Xlog:gc:<file>.\n\
 \    -Xmixed           mixed mode execution (default)\n\
 \    -Xmn<size>        sets the initial and maximum size (in bytes) of the heap\n\
 \                      for the young generation (nursery)\n\
@@ -152,6 +154,8 @@
 \    -Xshare:auto      use shared class data if possible (default)\n\
 \    -Xshare:off       do not attempt to use shared class data\n\
 \    -Xshare:on        require using shared class data, otherwise fail.\n\
+\                      This is a testing option and may lead to intermittent\n\
+\                      failures. It should not be used in production environments.\n\
 \    -XshowSettings    show all settings and continue\n\
 \    -XshowSettings:all\n\
 \                      show all settings and continue\n\
@@ -191,7 +195,6 @@
 \    --patch-module <module>=<file>({0}<file>)*\n\
 \                      override or augment a module with classes and resources\n\
 \                      in JAR files or directories.\n\
-\    --disable-@files  disable further argument file expansion\n\
 \    --source <version>\n\
 \                      set the version of the source in source-file mode.\n\n\
 These extra options are subject to change without notice.\n
@@ -199,7 +202,7 @@
 # Translators please note do not translate the options themselves
 java.launcher.X.macosx.usage=\
 \n\
-The following options are Mac OS X specific:\n\
+The following options are macOS specific:\n\
 \    -XstartOnFirstThread\n\
 \                      run the main() method on the first (AppKit) thread\n\
 \    -Xdock:name=<application name>\n\