JDK-8076441 : Dead code in java.time.chrono.Chronology.isLeapYear after fixing JDK-8067800
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: core-libs
  • Sub-Component: java.time
  • Affected Version: 9
  • Priority: P4
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • Submitted: 2015-04-01
  • Updated: 2016-06-13
  • Resolved: 2015-04-02
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The assignment to epochMonth in java/time/chrono/HijrahChronology.java	is a dead code. It happened after  following fix https://bugs.openjdk.java.net/browse/JDK-8067800 

 public boolean isLeapYear(long prolepticYear) {
        if (prolepticYear < getMinimumYear() || prolepticYear > getMaximumYear()) {
            return false;
         int epochMonth = yearToEpochMonth((int) prolepticYear);
        int len = getYearLength((int) prolepticYear);
         return (len > 354);