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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8261862

Expand discussion of rationale for BigDecimal equals/compareTo semantics

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    • Enhancement
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • P4
    • 17
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    • core-libs
    • b13

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      Unlike most core JDK classes, BigDecimal has a natural order that is *in*consistent with equals. While this is a justifiable design decision, the rationale for this decision could be expanded.

      Follow-up to review comments on JDK-8261123.

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              darcy Joe Darcy
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