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JDK-5046142 : Switch currency to EURO for 10 new EU member states

Details
Type:
Bug
Submit Date:
2004-05-12
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2006-12-05
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2006-12-05
Component:
core-libs
OS:
generic
Sub-Component:
java.util:i18n
CPU:
generic
Priority:
P3
Resolution:
Not an Issue
Affected Versions:
5.0
Fixed Versions:

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Description
As of May 1, 2004, the following ten countries are now under European Union:

Czech Republic
Estonia
Cyprus
Latvia
Lithuania
Hungary
Malta
Poland
Slovenia
Slovakia

These countries are expected to swith their currencies to EURO in the near future (http://www.ecb.int/press/04/pr040430en.htm).  Java runtime needs to accomodate this change.

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Comments
EVALUATION

We will not fix currencies for those 10 countries at one time, but instead, modify currency for a country at a time when ISO 4217 announces each change.
                                     
2006-12-05
EVALUATION

As soon as the change is in effect, java/util/CurrencyData.properties should be updated accordingly.

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